DETROIT (WWJ) – Detroit police are trying to find out more about how a boy was grazed by a bullet in a home on the city’s east side.

Police say the 7-year-old was inside a home on Manning Street, near East State Fair and Gratiot, when shots were fired around 7:15 p.m. Sunday.

The boy was taken to the hospital with a graze wound and was released after treatment.

Police aren’t sure who fired the gun.

An investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK-UP. You can also submit a tip online at, or text “CSM” and your tip to CRIMES (274637).


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