Detroit Police Investigate Deadly Shooting At Drug House

DETROIT (WWJ/AP) – Detroit police say a 64-year-old man is dead and a 58-year-old man was wounded in a shooting at a residence known as a location for illegal narcotics.

Police say the shooting happened around 10 p.m. Tuesday at a house on Littlefield, near Plymouth and Schaefer the city’s west side.

According to police, the men were inside the house when a known male suspect produced a weapon and fired shots, striking both of the men. The older victim died from his injuries while the wounded man was last listed in stable condition.

Police say the suspected shooter, described only as a male, fled the scene. Police are now seeking tips from the public in apprehending him.

Anyone with information on the shooting or the suspect is asked to contact Detroit police at 313-596-2260 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.

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