Allen Sherrill

Allen Sherrill (Photo: Dearborn Police Department)

Detroit Man Charged With Murder Of Livonia Woman In Dearborn

March 05, 2019 - 4:36 pm

DETROIT (WWJ) - A Detroit man has ordered held without bond, charged in the slaying of a Livonia woman in Dearborn.

Wayne County prosecutors allege that 27-year old Allen Michael Sherrill shot 28-year old Junika Hardy last Friday night as he rode in Hardy's car near Michigan Ave. and the Southfield Freeway.  

Responding to a 911 call about gunfire, Dearborn police officers found Sherrill standing outside the vehicle while Hardy was on the ground near the driver’s side door. She was pronounced dead at the scene. 

It's unclear what led to the shooting.  

Sherrill is charged with First Degree Murder, Carrying a Concealed Weapon and Felony Firearm. 

Sherrill was arraigned in 19th District Court Tuesday afternoon and remanded into custody. He will remain in the Wayne County Jail as he awaits his next court date, a probable cause conference scheduled for March 15.