Lovers' Quarrel Ends In Gunfire When Woman's Ex Shows Up

WWJ News
October 17, 2019 - 8:21 am

DETROIT (WWJ) - Gunfire rings out on Detroit's west side after a feuding boyfriend and girlfriend get a visit from her ex.

It happened around 1 a.m. Thursday in the area of Plymouth Road and Heyden, just west of Evergreen Road. 

According to police, a 23-year-old woman was arguing with her 24-year-old boyfriend and the situation boiled over when the woman's ex-boyfriend pulled up. The current boyfriend got mad, pulled out a gun and started shooting.

The woman was struck by the gunfire and taken to the hospital for treatment. Her condition is unknown, but police say she suffered a graze wound.

The gunman ran away on foot and remains at large.

The other man was not injured. 

The incident remains under investigation. Anyone with information is asked to contact Detroit police at 313-267-4600. Tips can also be provided anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.