Man holding gun outside of woman's front door in Detroit arrested

DETROIT - A man caught on camera ringing the doorbell of a Detroit home carrying a handgun was arrested, according to Detroit police.

Crystal clear home surveillance video captured the man approaching the home on the 20200 block of Asbury Park at 1:34 a.m. on Saturday. 

The homeowner said she was alone and refused to open the door once she saw the man was armed. She said she doesn't know whether he intentionally targeted her or had the wrong house. 

There was another suspect captured in the video waiting for the first suspect -- but he remains at large. 

Police said the suspect caught clearly on camera was arrested early Tuesday for felon in possession of a firearm. He was transported to the Detroit Detention Center without incident.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Detroit Police Department's 8th precinct at 313-596-5800.

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