Detroit Police want to Identify 2 Connected to Westmoreland Fatal Shooting [Video]

DETROIT, MI – –The Detroit Police Department needs the public’s assistance in identifying and locating two men  wanted in connection with a fatal shooting.

Detroit Police have released two videos that they would like you to watch in hopes that you can help to identify the suspects. One video is above the article and the other is below the story.

On Thursday, August 8, 2019 at approximately 9:00 p.m. in the 19300 block Westmoreland, three male victims (two 28 year olds, one 44 year old) were sitting in a black Chevy Impala. A dark colored Jeep Cherokee approached them and someone inside fired shots. As the Victims attempted to drive off, the suspects followed them firing multiple shots into their vehicle. As a result the driver of the Impala lost control and hit a telephone pole in the 17800 block of W. 7mile. One of the victims were pronounced deceased on scene. The other two victims sustained gun shots wounds to their bodies.

At approximately at 9:06 p.m. the same day, a green light video in the 13600 block of W. Mcnichols captured the suspects pulling up to a gas pump in a Jeep Cherokee. Suspect 1 exit the vehicle then went inside while suspect 2 put gas into his vehicle and then into a bottle. Afterwards the suspects left. At approximately 9:45 p.m. the Jeep Cherokee was recovered burned in the area of Glenwood between Brock and Hayes.

Detroit Police need assistance in locating these suspects:

  • Suspect #1 (passenger/shooter) is described as a black male, early 20’s, med brown complexion, slim build, wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt with a Nike sign on the back and dark jeans.
  • Suspect #2 (driver), is described as a black male, unknown age, med brown complexion, med/stocky build, wearing a dark hooded PUMA emblem across the chest, dark shorts and white shoes.

If anyone has seen these suspects or knows of their whereabouts, they are asked to please call homicide (313) 596- 2260 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-Speak Up.

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