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Six people shot outside Michigan Avenue strip club

James David Dickson
The Detroit News

Detroit — Six people were shot early Monday morning outside a strip club on Michigan Avenue on Detroit's west side, police said.

The shooting took place about 1:45 a.m. on the 6600 block of Michigan Avenue, Detroit Police Department said. The club is called The Sting.

Exterior of the Legendary Sting Gentlemen's Club 6609 Michigan Avenue in Detroit, Thursday morning, Aug. 27, 2020.

The investigation is still in the early stages, and police are working to determine the circumstances preceding the gunfire.

They say a large group of people were outside, hanging out, when a person or group of people fired multiple shots.

Six people were hit. Medics transported five of them to the hospital, while the final victim was conveyed there privately.

The shooting left men aged 24 and 28 in critical condition. Men aged 25 and 28 were listed in stable condition. A 22-year-old woman also was listed in stable condition. The condition of the final victim, a 20-year-old woman, was not immediately available, police said.

Police are searching for a silver, newer model Ram pickup truck seen fleeing the scene after the shooting. A description of a driver was not available Monday.

The truck seen near the scene.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Detroit Police Department Fourth Precinct’s Investigative Unit at (313) 596-5440 or 313-596-5385. Tipsters who prefer anonymity, and a chance at reward money, are asked to share what they know with Crime Stoppers of Michigan at 800-SPEAK-UP.

Associated Press contributed.