Detroit police investigate two nonfatal triple shootings


Detroit Police are investigating two non-fatal triple shootings that were about 15 minutes apart early Saturday.

In the first incident, around 1:40 p.m. on the 5000 block of East Outer Drive, the suspect, a 23-year-old man and two victims, a 21-year-old woman and a 23-year-old man, were shot dead after an argument about a fight had escalated, according to a preliminary Detroit police report.

The victims were taken to hospital and temporarily listed in grave condition. The suspect took himself to a hospital and was listed in serious condition.

The police are asking anyone with information to call Ward 11 at 313-596-1140 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-Speak Up.

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In the second incident, around 2 a.m. on the 15800 block of Eastwood, the suspect allegedly shot a house and hit a 30-year-old man, a 35-year-old woman, and another woman whose ages were unknown. They were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries, police said.

The police are asking anyone with information to call the Ninth Ward at 313-596-5940 or Crime Stoppers.


Dusty Kennedy