DETROIT, MI – On Friday January 24th, 2020, at approximately 8:30 p.m., a 31-year-old man was stopped at a stop sign at the corner of Robson and Fenkell when a white vehicle pulled alongside of him and someone inside allegedly fired shots, striking him.
The victim has been identified on social media as Demarr Newton.
After the shooting, Newton’s vehicle, a black Dodge Durango, coasted across the street and struck a building.
Detroit Police and Medics responded to the scene. They pronounced Demarr Newton dead upon arrival.
There is no suspect information at this time. The circumstances surrounding this incident are still being investigated.
Anyone with information pertaining to this crime is asked to please call Detroit Police Homicide Unit at 313-596-2260 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-Speak Up.
Disclaimer: Every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of information posted on this website and its affiliated social media. MI Headlines reserves the right to withhold certain information if its release is not in the community’s best interest, or if we feel it unnecessary. All individuals are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.