Detroit police have released a composite sketch of a suspect wanted in connection with a slaying this month on the city’s east side.

A 37-year-old man was found fatally shot inside a home in the 2100 block of McPherson at about 7:30 p.m. Jan. 21, authorities said in a statement. A witness later came forward and provided information to investigators.

The suspect is described as an African-American man, 27-30 years old, 6 feet tall, 150 pounds, with dark brown eyes, a light complexion, narrow face, black mustache and goatee. He was last seen wearing a black skull cap, black hooded sweatshirt, black sweatpants and dark shoes.

Anyone who recognizes him or knows of his whereabouts is asked to call the Detroit Police Department Homicide Unit at (313) 596-2260. Anonymous tips can also be submitted through Crime Stoppers of Michigan at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.

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