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Detroit police investigate 2 non-fatal shootings, smash-and-grab overnight

Police investigating shooting near Detroit park
Posted at 11:23 AM, May 23, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-23 11:23:37-04

DETROIT (WXYZ) — Police are investigating two separate non-fatal shootings and a smash and grab in Detroit overnight.

Here is preliminary information from the Detroit Police Department:

Smash and Grab in the 14300 block of Harper

On May 23 around 5:24 a.m. in the 14300 block of Harper, unknown suspects gained entry into a local business by backing a silver 2002 GMC Enjoy into the building.

Police say at this time it is unknown if anything was taken.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detroit Police Department’s Ninth Precinct at 313-596-5940, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-Speak Up.

Non-Fatal Shooting in the area of Hartwell and Foley

On May 23 around 2:45 a.m. in the area of Hartwell and Foley, victim #1, male 18, was driving a 2014 Chevy Impala along with two passengers. A new model Dodge Ram pulled up and fired shots striking victim #1.

The victim continued driving, but struck a building in the 13000 block of Foley, police say.

The victims were taken to a local hospital, victim #1 listed in temp. serious condition. The two passengers (both males, 17 years old) were treated for minor injuries due to the accident. They were not shot, according to police.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detroit Police Department’s Second Precinct at 313-596-5240, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-Speak Up.

Non-Fatal Shooting in the area of Gilbert and Otis

On May 23, 2020 around 1:45 a.m. in the area of Gilbert and Otis, the 22-year-old male victim was walking when the suspect fired shots from a dark colored vehicle, striking the victim in the body.

The victim was privately taken to a local hospital and listed in critical condition.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detroit Police Department’s Fourth Precinct at 313-596-5440, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-Speak Up.