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Detroit man, 19, charged in drive-by death of Dearborn woman, 43

James David Dickson
The Detroit News

Detroit — A 19-year-old Detroit man is expected on Friday to be arraigned on three charges related to the Sept. 3 death of a Dearborn woman on Detroit's east side, officials say. 

Devin Green is charged with second-degree murder, careless discharge of a weapon causing death and felony firearm in the shooting death of Janet Kendle, 43, the Wayne County Prosecutor's Office said.

Devin Green

At about 1 a.m. on Thursday, Sept. 3, Detroit police responded to the sound of gunfire in the area of East Jefferson and St. Aubin.

Earlier this month:Woman, 43, gunned down as she walks on Detroit's east side

Police arrived to find the victim wounded. Medics transported her to an area hospital, but she died from her injuries.

The prosecutor's office says Kendle and her husband were walking westbound on the north side of Jefferson.

A vehicle approached, and someone in the backseat passenger side pulled out a gun and fired, striking the woman.

Green was arraigned Friday morning before 36th District Court Magistrate Millicent Sherman. A probable cause conference is scheduled for 8:30 a.m. Oct. 9; a preliminary examination will follow at 1:30 p.m. Oct. 16, 2020 at 1:30 p.m.  

Both hearings are before Judge Kenyetta Stanford Jones in 36th District Court.  

Green was remanded to jail.