Man Shoots His Older Brother During Argument On Detroit Street

WWJ News
August 11, 2020 - 7:58 am

(WWJ) A fight between brothers on a Detroit city bus ended with a shooting and two people hospitalized. 

Police say the incident began when a 19-year old got into a fight with his 20-year old brother on the bus near Mack and Mt. Elliot yesterday afternoon. 

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The teen pulled out a gun and shot his brother and another 47-year old man. 


Both victims were taken to the hospital. The suspect was arrested on Gratiot Avenue a few blocks from the shooting scene, and the weapon was recovered. 

The injuries are considered non-life-threatening.

Unknown is what sparked the argument and whether the brothers have a history of violence. Anyone with information pertaining to this incident is asked to please call Detroit Police Department’s Seventh Precinct at ‪313-596-5740, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-Speak Up.