Man dead after 'flammable device' thrown at metro Detroit club

Posted at 2:21 PM, Mar 13, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-13 14:21:56-04

DETROIT (WXYZ) — A man is dead after a fire broke out at a metro Detroit club Tuesday night on the city's west side.

Investigators say people were inside the Blue Star Lounge on Pinehurst and Joy Road when a fire broke out. Witnesses told police they saw a man driving an SUV throw a flammable device at the building.

Officers say a man was found burned to death upstairs. The person's body has not yet been identified, police say.

If you have any information about the incident, contact Detroit Police.