DETROIT, MI – The Detroit Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in
locating a suspect and a vehicle wanted in connection to a murder that occurred on
the city’s west side.
On Friday, February 5th, 2021, at approximately 8:00 p.m., in the area of W. Seven Mile
Rd. and Santa Rosa, a 25-year-old man was driving a silver 2010 Jeep Patriot
along with six other occupants when the suspect pulled up to the victim’s vehicle and
fired shots, striking the victim. The suspect then fled the scene. The victim was
transported to a local hospital and later died due to his injuries.
The suspect is described as a black male, light complexion and long beard. He was last
seen wearing glasses and a black hooded sweater. The suspect was driving a black 2014-
2020 Chevy Impala, possibly an LTZ, with a chrome mesh grill, blue HID headlights,
LED daytime running lights towards the bottom of the bumper and tan interior.
If anyone recognizes this vehicle or has information regarding this crime, they are
asked to contact the Detroit Police Department’s Homicide Unit at 313-596-2260, or
CRIMESTOPPERS at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.