Detroit police investigate non-fatal shooting on west side

Charles E. Ramirez
The Detroit News

Detroit — A 19-year-old man is in temporary serious condition after being shot Thursday as he walking on the city's west side, police said.

The shooting happened at about 8:45 p.m. in the area of West McNichols  and Archedale, which is two blocks east of the Southfield Freeway, according to authorities.

Officials said the victim was walking when the shooter fired a shot that struck him. The victim was privately conveyed to a hospital.

Police continue to investigate and ask anyone with information about the shooting to call the Detroit Police Department’s Eighth Precinct at (313) 596-5840 or Crime Stoppers of Michigan at 1 (800) SPEAK-UP.

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