Woman Found Shot To Death Inside SUV On Detroit's East Side

WWJ News
January 14, 2020 - 6:30 am

DETROIT (WWJ) - Detroit police are piecing together a murder after a woman was found shot to death inside a running vehicle on the city's east side.

Investigators found the SUV still running and on the curb at Whittier Avenue and Kelly Road with a flat tire and bullet holes in the windshield, just after 1:30 a.m. Tuesday.

Police say the woman, in her 30s or 40s, was found dead inside the SUV with multiple gunshot wounds to her face and body.

A male suspect is in custody at this time. 

Other circumstances surrounding the shooting weren't immediately clear.

An investigation is ongoing. 

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Detroit Police Department’s Ninth Precinct Unit at 313-596-5940. Tips can also be submitted anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.