DEARBORN, MI – On Sunday, January 3rd, 2021, at approximately 3:00 pm, officers responded to the area of Michigan Avenue and Schlaff on report of a man over the wheel.
Upon arrival, officers found the driver, a 32-year-old man, slumped over the wheel of his vehicle with an apparent gunshot wound to his head. He was conveyed to a local hospital where he died due to his injury.
Detectives and Crime Scene Investigators responded to identify, gather evidence, and canvas the area for potential witnesses. Based upon the information they have available, it appears the gunshot was self-inflicted.
This incident is still under investigation so this information is subject to change. Additional details will be released as they become available.
Dearborn Police Chief Ronald Haddad stated, “This is a tragic situation and our condolences go out to the family of the deceased.” Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact the Dearborn Police Department at (313) 943-2241.