Detroit police are seeking help in identifying a suspect who shot a man in his foot on April 5 in the 14000 block of E. 8 Mile. Anyone with information should call the 9th Precinct at (313) 596-5940. Detroit Police Department


Detroit police are asking the public for help to identify and find a man who shot and injured another man on the city's east side last month.

The suspect is described as African-American, in his late 20s or 30s, with a medium complexion, black hair and a long goatee. He was wearing a hooded sweatshirt, black pants and black and white gym shoes.

Police released a photograph and video of the suspect.

Officials said the incident happened at about 4:40 p.m. April 5 in the 14000 block of East Eight Mile near Greenfield Road.

Police said the suspect approached a 29-year-old man and fired a shot at him, striking the victim in the foot.

The suspect then fled the scene, according to authorities.

Anyone with information about the incident or the suspect should call the Investigation Unit at the Detroit Police's 9th Precinct at (313) 596-5940 or Crime Stoppers of Michigan at 1 (800) SPEAK-UP.


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