Weekend Shooting At The Stars & Stripes Festival

MT. CLEMENS, Mich. (WWJ) – An 18-year-old Warren man is expected to be arraigned today in connection with the weekend shooting at the Stars and Stripes Festival in Mount Clemens. He’s accused of swiping a pair of Cartier sunglasses from the victim. That victim, a 19-year old Detroit man, told police when he tried to get his sunglasses back, the suspect shot him in the leg and ran.

A published report on the incident has Macomb County Sheriff Anthony Wickersham saying the shooting happened when deputies were on just about every street corner, as the fireworks drew thousands of people to downtown Mt. Clemens.

The 19-year-old victim is hospitalized and expected to make a full recovery.


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