PONTIAC, MI – The Oakland County Sheriff’s Office is actively seeking Damon Parker Terrelle, a 17-year-old resident of the City of Detroit for the fatal shooting that took place at Erebus Haunted House.
Terrelle has warrants for First Degree Murder, Felony Firearms, and Carrying a Concealed Weapon stemming from the homicide which took place outside of Erebus Haunted House in the City of Pontiac. Terrelle is a black male, approximately 6’5 and 190 pounds.
If anyone has any information related to the whereabouts of Terrelle, please call Crime Stoppers immediately at (800) SPEAK-UP. There is a $2,000 reward and you will remain anonymous.
He is considered to be armed and dangerous.
On Sunday September 27th, 2020, Oakland County Sheriff Deputies and Star EMS responded to Erebus Haunted House located at 18 South Perry Street on the report of a shooting.
The caller reported the victim, now identified as Douglas Reese, of Detroit, was in the parking lot, laying on the concrete. Reese and his girlfriend had been waiting in line to enter Erebus Haunted House when a male subject, Damon Terrelle, in line ahead of them would not move. Douglas Reese and Terrelle exchanged words as the suspect thought Reeese had cut in line ahead of him. Douglas Reese stated to his girlfriend that he was going to his vehicle. The suspect and victim went separately to the parking lot.
Witnesses reported hearing shots fired. Douglas Reese was struck in the side, neck, and chest. A witness reported that a blue sedan fled the scene at a high rate of speed.
Star EMS transported the Reese to McLaren Oakland Hospital where a physician pronounced him deceased. Detectives and the Sheriff’s Office Forensic Laboratory responded to the scene and began their investigations.
If you have information as to the whereabouts of Damon Terrell, please call 911 immediately or call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAKUP.