PLEASANT RIDGE, MI – The Police Department’s for the cities of Pleasant Ridge and Royal Oak requested the assistance of the OCSO Forensic Science Laboratory and OCSO Special Investigations Unitin processing and investigating the scene of a fatal shooting.
The incident occurred on northbound Woodward underneath the I-696 overpass in the City of Pleasant Ridge and continued north into the City of Royal Oak. The scene involved several vehicles. The suspect fired his weapon inside of his car going NB on Woodward at the border of Pleasant Ridge and Royal Oak. The victim was struck in the head.
The responsible was taken into custody by Royal Oak PD and Pleasant Ridge PD and TOT OCSO. A 9mm handgun was recovered at the scene. The incident remains under investigation.
The deceased is a 52-year-old female and mother of the suspect, resident of the City of Southfield
The 43 year old female is a resident of Ferndale was shot in thigh currently hospitalized in stable condition.
Arrested was a 22-year-old male, resident of the City of Troy and is lodged at the Oakland County Jail.