September 5, 2014 at 8:47 am

Detroit police investigating driveway shooting, robbery

Detroit — Police are investigating an early morning shooting and robbery on the city’s west side.

The incident occurred at about 1:30 a.m. Friday in the 19000 block of Tireman near Southfield Road, according to authorities.

Police say the victim, a 40-year-old man, had backed his vehicle into the driveway of his home and was approached by two men as he exited his car.

One of the men began shooting and the victim was struck multiple times, officials said.

The two suspects took the man’s wallet, stole about $200 in cash and then fled in an unknown direction.

Police said the victim was taken to a hospital to be treated but they have no word on his condition.

Anyone with information about the shooting or the suspects should call Crime Stoppers of Michigan at (800) 773-2587.

cramirez@detroitnews.com