Teen shot after asking neighbor to turn down music on Detroit's west side

Posted at 9:12 PM, Nov 06, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-07 06:18:44-05

DETROIT (WXYZ) — Detroit police are on the search for a suspect who allegedly shot a 16-year-old girl during a physical altercation over loud music.

The shooting happened in the 9500 block of Vaughn in the early morning hours of Nov. 3.

Police say the suspect, a 37-year-old man whose name has not yet been released by police, fled the scene in a 2011 Infinity with a driver. They headed south on Vaughn and then east on Chicago towards Evergreen on Detroit's west side.

The suspect is described as 5 feet 5 inches tall with brown eyes and short black hair.

If you have information on this incident or know the whereabouts of the suspect, contact Detroit's 6th Precinct's Investigative Unit at 313-596-5640 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-Speak-Up.