Man, 20, found dead on Detroit’s east side

Mike Martindale
The Detroit News

Police are investigating a fatal shooting in the 9100 block of Boleyn Wednesday night.

The victim, described only as 20 years old, was found in an orange 2008 Jeep Patriot with a gunshot wound to the torso. He was rushed to an area hospital where he was dead on arrival, police said. A witness reported she heard several gunshots shortly before 9 p.m. and saw a muscular black man, about 5-foot-7-inches tall, wearing dark clothing and armed with a black handgun, flee the area in a blue or black Chevrolet Cavalier.

Police have also interviewed a person of interest who was seen going through the victim's Jeep.