23-year-old Man Identified who was Shot and Killed over Alleged Facebook Post

DETROIT, MI – The man who was fatally shot over an alleged Facebook post has been identified as 23-year-old Michael Ballard also known as Mike Mike – Bubb.

Detroit Police continue to investigate the fatal shooting that happened Friday morning on Detroit’s east side in the 18000 block of Lamont Street.

Police say that Michael Ballard was killed after two men showed up at his home and confronted him about a supposed Facebook post.

The two men forced their way into Ballard’s home where they fatally shot him.

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Currently there are no suspects in custody. Anyone with information is asked to call Detroit Police Homicide at (313) 596-2260 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SpeakUp.

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