Unidentified man found shot dead in Brush Park

James David Dickson
The Detroit News

Detroit police are asking for the public’s help identifying a John Doe who was found shot dead Thursday morning in Brush Park.

About 7:25 a.m., police got word that a man was found dead on the 500 block of Watson, on the east side. He was sitting inside a red 2006 Dodge Charger.

Closer examination found the man had been shot twice, said Officer Jennifer Moreno of the Detroit Police Department. The circumstances of the man’s death are still unknown, as is the man’s identity.

Detroit police are requesting that anyone who can shed light on either the man’s identity or what led to his death to call (313) 596-2260.