Officials have identified the body of a man firefighters found Thursday morning as they extinguished a fire on the city’s east side.
Deshon Lynch, 19, died of multiple gunshot wounds, said Mary Mazur, spokeswoman for the Wayne County Medical Examiner’s Office. His death has been ruled a homicide.
Firefighters found Lynch’s body in the back of a vacant house around 6 a.m. Thursday on the 12000 block of Westphalia near Gratiot.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Detroit Police Homicide Bureau at (313) 596-2260.