ROYAL OAK TOWNSHIP, MI – On Wednesday June 2nd, 2021, Troopers from Metro North and the Special Investigation Section detectives responded to the Baymont Inn and Suites located at 11000 W 8 Mile, in Royal Oak Township, for a shooting.
When authorities arrived they found a 24-year-old man fatally wounded. A woman had also been struck by gunfire. Her injuries were non-life threatening.
The suspects had already fled on foot prior to officers arriving at the scene. Detectives still trying to determine motive. Evidence on scene points to a targeted incident. Suspects are two to three black males with face coverings and hoodies possibly fled the scene in a dark color Jaguar.
Troopers and Detectives have cleared the on scene investigation. They are continuing to review evidence collected and tips received since the shooting.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Metro North Post ar 248.584.5740 or leave a tip on their mobile app which is available for free.