Woman dead, another wounded after shooting on east side

The Detroit News

Detroit police are investigating a double shooting on the east side early Sunday that left one woman dead and another in serious condition.

Around 3:30 a.m., two men returned to the area of Blackmoor and Eastwood after an earlier altercation and fired shots into the victim’s black 2003 GMAC Yukon, police said. The pair fled in a blue Chrysler 300.

The rear left-seat passenger in the Yukon, a 29-year-old woman, was pronounced dead at the scene. A front-seat passenger, a 29-year-old woman, was taken to a nearby hospital. She was listed in temporary serious condition.

The Yukon’s driver sustained minor injuries, but he refused medical treatment.

One suspect is described as 24 years old, 5-foot-4, and 194 pounds. A second suspect is believed to be 24 and of slim build.

Anyone with information is asked to call Detroit Police Department’s Homicide Unit at 313-596-2260, or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-Speak Up.