Suspect in custody after 3 people shot, including a child, on Detroit's west side

Posted at 6:26 AM, Jul 09, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-09 17:37:30-04

DETROIT (WXYZ) — Three people, including a child, are injured after a shooting that happened early Tuesday morning on Detroit's west side.

Police say two adults, a 39-year-old man and 29-year-old woman and an 8-year-old child were shot. The incident happened inside a home on MacKenzie near Joy Road and Livernois as a result of a domestic situation, according to police.

A 3-year-old child was not shot, but police say was injured and hurt in another matter. The 3-year-old's injuries are non-life threatening.

A suspect was taken into custody Tuesday afternoon in the area of Saint Mary's and Vassar on Detroit's west side. No other information has been released.

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