DETROIT, MI – On Wednesday April 21st, 2021, in the 8800 block of Wyoming Ave, a suspect opened fire on a vehicle. The hail of bullets from the suspects gun fatally struck the male driver and injured the female passenger.
Police stated that the shooting took place at approximately 10:45 a.m. outside of a Citgo Gas Station located at 8820 Wyoming Ave.
The suspect(s) pulled their vehicle up next to the victims parked vehicle and opened fire. The suspect is described as a man in his 30’s. No further information about the suspect is available at this time.
The man, identified as Brandon Smith and who went by the nick name of @swindle89 online, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The female passenger was taken to a local area hospital for treatment. She is listed in stable condition. Detroit Police have stated that she was shot multiple times by the gunmen.
Anyone with information regarding this crime is encouraged to call the Detroit Police Department’s Homicide Unit at 313-596-2260 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-Speak Up.