Man forced into Detroit home, killed by four men

Tom Greenwood
The Detroit News

Detroit — Police are investigating a shooting that left a 19-year-old man dead on the city’s west side Sunday night.

According to police, the incident took place at about 10 p.m. in the 18000 block of Heyden in an area west of Evergreen and north of McNichols.

Police said the victim was forced into a home by four men, one of whom was armed with a handgun. Witnesses told officers that after a few moments, gunshots were heard.

The unidentified victim died at the scene from multiple shots to the body. Police are unsure if the victim lived at the house, making the incident a case of home invasion, or if the home was chosen at random.

The four men reportedly fled the scene in a white Dodge Caliber.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Detroit Police Department at (313) 596-2200. 222-2023