Teen Killed, Another Shot At Suspected Marijuana Grow House In Detroit

WWJ News
September 17, 2019 - 8:36 am

DETROIT (WWJ) - A young man is dead and another is clinging to life after a shooting on Detroit's west side overnight. 

It happened around 1:10 a.m. Tuesday along Memorial Street in the area of Ford Road and the Southfield Freeway.

Officers found the 19-year-old victim dead inside a home they believe may be a marijuana grow operation. Police say grow lights were observed in an upstairs bedroom, though no marijuana plants were found at the home. 

The other man shot, also a 19-year-old, was taken to the hospital and last listed in critical condition. 

Police have no description of the suspect. An investigation is ongoing. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 313-267-4600. Tips can also be submitted anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.