“During that conversation the victim was seen grabbing the arm of the suspect, at which time the suspect produced a gun and fired one shot striking the victim,” police said. “The suspect then fled the location in an unknown direction.”
The suspect is visible in the background of a photograph released by police, with a red arrow added to identify him among at least one car’s rear lights and several other individuals.
He is described by police as a black man in his 20s with short black hair and a light complexion. He is around 5 feet 5 inches tall and 150 pounds, clean shaven and was wearing a white T-shirt and white pants. He was armed with a handgun, police said.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Detroit police Homicide Unit at (313) 596-2260 or Crime Stoppers at 1 (800)-SPEAK UP.