Mother murdered on Detroit's west side, police looking for suspect

Posted at 3:59 PM, Sep 21, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-21 15:59:42-04

Police are looking for the killer of a mother of three from West Virginia who was found murdered on Detroit's west side on Sept. 7.

Sunshine Midkiff, 37, was with a friend who was visiting family in Detroit. 

Neighbors found her dead, sitting in the driver's seat of a still-running red Toyota Camry. The car was slammed against a fence.

Police say Midkiff was shot in the neck once and they found three bullet holes in the driver's side door. 

Midkiff had three sons.

Crime Stoppers of Michigan is offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information that leads to an arrest. 

If you have any information regarding this murder, please call 1-800-SPEAK-UP.