15 shot, 6 killed over violent Easter weekend in Detroit

Posted at 1:49 PM, Apr 02, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-02 17:17:49-04

What was supposed to be a peaceful holiday weekend turned violent and deadly in Detroit.

Between Good Friday and Easter Sunday, there were six homicides and 15 people shot, according to the Detroit police.

And between Saturday and Sunday, there were 11 shootings.


20200 block of Asbury Park.

-47-year-old man shot in his driveway


Pilgrim St & Patton St.

- Two men shot near Patton and Pilgrim


6700 block of Artesian St.

- 30-year-old man shot in a car


8000 block of Rosemont Ave.

- Woman in 30s and 51-year-old man fatally shot inside their home


8700 Michigan Ave.

- 38-year-old man fatally shot in drive-by shooting


9300 block of Steel Ave.

- 23-year-old man shot while walking


13500 block of Meyers Rd.

- Man in his 40s found shot multiple times in the bushes


14200 block of W McNichols Rd.

- 30-year-old man shot multiple times at Danes Social Club


6000 block of Holcomb Ave.

- Man in his 20s or 30s found fatally shot


10700 block of Balfour Rd.

- 1 shot, 1 killed in shooting at a home

Schoenherr St & Lappin St.

- 17-year-old and 26-year-old shot in drive-by