1 Killed In Drive-By Double Shooting On Detroit's East Side

May 24, 2019 - 6:38 am

DETROIT (WWJ) - Detroit police are searching for a killer at large after a fatal double shooting on the city's east side. 

The incident happened just after 12 a.m. Friday in the 11900 block of Laing, near Kelly Road and Morang Avenue.

According to police, two men were sitting in a Nissan Pathfinder when an unknown vehicle drove by and someone inside fired multiple shots. Both men, ages 18 and 22, were struck and transported to a nearby hospital.

The younger man died in the emergency room and the older man is listed in stable condition. 

The suspect fled the scene after the shooting and remains at large.

Other circumstances surrounding the shooting weren't immediately clear. An investigation is ongoing. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 313-596-5900. Tips can also be submitted anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.