Macomb County Sheriff Investigating Mount Clemens Homicide

MOUNT CLEMENS, MI – On Sunday September 22nd, 2019, at approximately 11:55pm, Macomb County Sheriff deputies responded to a residence on Court St for a fatal shooting.murder

The victim, Jovon Houston, 26-years-old, of Mt. Clemens, died from multiple gunshot wounds. A woman called 911 stating that the suspect had broken into her home and shot Houston, her current boyfriend.

The suspect broke in through a side door and entered the bedroom where Houston was in bed. The suspect shot Houston multiple times with a shot gun striking him in the face, shoulder, and leg. The suspect then fled the scene. Houston was transported to the hospital where he was pronounced dead. The caller was uninjured.

The suspect was identified as the caller’s ex-boyfriend and located on foot in Clinton Township. He was taken into custody and lodged at the Macomb County Jail.

The Macomb County Sheriff’s Office continues to investigate this incident and will put out further information as they  are able. Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Elsey at 586-783-8118.

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