DETROIT, MI – Police continue to gather evidence and information concerning a drive-by shooting that ended the life of a 16-year-old boy Friday evening, August 24th, 2018.
The preliminary investigation found the pair had argued with several people at a local business before stopping in the 20600 block of West Seven Mile to change a car tire. Someone in another vehicle drove by firing a weapon, at approximately 7:00PM. Both teens were hit by the flying bullets. One of those teens was fatally struck.
The deceased teens 15-year-old friend was rushed to a local hospital. He was listed in stable condition Friday night.
Investigators are working to gather descriptions of the suspect and the vehicle involved.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Detroit Police Department Homicide Unit at (313) 596-2260 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.