DETROIT, MI – Detroit Police responded to the 3400 block of Van Dyke on Sunday May 12th, 2019 for shots fired from a car.
Frantic 911 calls came into central dispatch at about 12:46AM early Mothers Day morning concerning what is described as a drive-by shooting
A 24-year-old woman, being identified on social media as Destiny #Forever24, was fatally shot when she exited her car. The gunshots were fired from someone inside of a black Chrysler 300 as it drove by. Detroit Police are saying she was ambushed.
As the bullets started flying, they struck the victim and a duplex house. Several bullet holes can be seen on the front of the house where she was going to.
Destiny was transported to a local hospital where she was pronounced dead from a gunshot wound to the head, police said.
She leaves behind a 6-year-old daughter.
An investigation into the incident is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to call Detroit Police Department’s 7th precinct at (313)-596-5700 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SpeakUp