PONTIAC, MI – A 25-year-old Pontiac man was shot multiple times on Monday August 2nd, 2021 at about 3:45 am.
Oakland County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the 80 block of Leonard Ln. on the report of a shooting that had just occurred. Witnesses watched as a subject exited a dark sedan, shoot the victim get back in the sedan and leave. One witness attempted to follow the suspect on Woodward Ave. but eventually lost sight of them.
Deputies secured the scene and searched the area in an attempt to locate the vehicle but had no success. They located the victim at McLaren Oakland Hospital. He had been shot several times in then legs and shoulder and is currently listed in stable condition.
Detectives responded and began their investigation. An Evidence Tech responded to photograph the scene and collected evidence. Detectives interviewed the victim at the hospital. He stated he was shot while trying to break up a fight. He then refused to cooperate any further with the investigation. The victim remains at McLaren Oakland Hospital in stable condition.
The incident remains under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to call the Oakland County Sheriff’s Office.