Police seek person of interest after deadly Eastpointe shooting

Dennis Carlton Evans
Posted at 10:31 PM, Jan 27, 2022
and last updated 2022-01-28 16:44:35-05

EASTPOINTE, Mich. (WXYZ) — Police in Eastpointe are looking for a person of interest in connection to a deadly shooting Thursday.

The Eastpointe Police Department says it wants to talk to Dennis Carlton Evans, 60, about the incident.

The shooting happened in the area of 10 Mile Road and Gratiot Street.

Two people were shot. One male and one female. The male victim has died.

The female victim was taken to the hospital and is in critical condition.

It’s unclear what led up to the shooting. This incident is still under investigation.

Evans is believed to be driving a 2019 Kia Optima.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts should contact the Eastpointe Police Department at 586-445-5100.