Freeway reopens following homicide investigation in Wayne County

Michigan State Police
Posted at 5:37 PM, Sep 06, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-06 19:59:51-04

(WXYZ) — A freeway was shut down for several hours Monday evening for a homicide investigation, Michigan State Police say.

According to MSP, a vehicle was found with bullet holes in it on eastbound I-96 and Greenfield Monday afternoon. Police say the 25-year-old driver from Novi was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Police say they believe it was a targeted incident and are asking anyone with information to call 734-287-5000.

Eastbound I-96 Local at 39/Southfield has reopened along with NB and SB M-39 Ramps to EB I-96 Local.