Suspect sought in shooting at west Detroit gas station

Mark Hicks
The Detroit News

Detroit police released surveillance footage Tuesday of a suspect in a recent shooting on the city’s west side that left a man wounded.

After a driver pulled into a Project Green Light gas station in the 8000 block of Livernois

at about 10:55 p.m. June 17 in his Dodge Magnum, "an unknown suspect began firing shots, striking the victim," authorities said in a statement.

A passenger in the 32-year-old victim's SUV rushed him to a hospital. He was listed in critical condition, police said.

The suspect fled on foot south on Livernois, according to the release.

He is described as a male with a slim build, dark complexion, short hair, last seen wearing a black hooded jacket, red and white baseball cap, dark jogging pants, white T-shirt and bright yellow shoes.

Anyone who has seen him or knows his whereabouts is asked to call the Detroit Police Department’s 10th Precinct Investigative Unit at (313) 596-1040. Anonymous tips also can be submitted to Crime Stoppers of Michigan at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.