Mother found fatally shot on Detroit’s west side

Tom Greenwood and Mark Hicks
The Detroit News

Detroit — Police are searching for suspects and a motive in the shooting death of a young mother of two on the city’s west side Thursday evening.

Officers were called to a home in the 10500 block of Outer Drive about 7:45 p.m. The body of a 32-year-old woman was found inside with fatal gunshot wounds.

According to WXYZ-TV (Channel 7), relatives have identified the victim as 32-year-old Tiffany Couch.

Couch was reportedly found by the father of her children after she failed to pick the children up after school.

The father is being questioned by police but is not under arrest.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Detroit Police homicide unit at (313) 596-2260 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK-UP (1-800-773-2587).

TGreenwood@detroitnews.com

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