Man arraigned on murder charges for triple homicide in Detroit

Posted at 1:46 PM, Mar 20, 2017
and last updated 2017-03-20 16:16:00-04

The man arrested in connection to the shooting deaths of three people inside a Detroit home has been charged with murder.

According to Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy, Demaro Horne, 23, from Southgate, is charged with three counts of open murder, two counts of assault with intent to murder, one count of first degree home invasion, one count of felon in possession of a firearm and one count of felony firearm.

It is believed that Horne walked into a home in the 16600 block of Rutherford around 6:10 a.m. Saturday. He allegedly walked into the home, shooting and killing a 60-year-old man, 43-year-old woman and 23-year-old man. A 27-year-old man was also shot in an exchange of gunfire outside of the home.

Family members tell us the victims are all relatives. Latisha Davis said her mother, Michelle Davis, grandfather, Robert Pittman and cousin, Darrian Jones were killed.

Horne was arraigned on those charges Monday afternoon.