Toddler Hospitalized After Gang Shooting

DETROIT (WWJ) – A 3-year-old child and his father are hopsialized foloowing what police say was a gang related shooting on Detroit’s west side.

Detroit police said two men got out of a car and started shooting as the 25-year-old father, his brother and son were walking on Allendale Street near Tireman and Livernois around 9:30 p.m. Tuesday.

No arrests have been made. Police found at least 13 casings on the ground.

Wednesday afternoon, both the child and his father were listed in critical condition.

The 10th Precinct Investigative Operations unit is handling the investigation. Anyone with information should call 313-596-1040 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.

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