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Ypsilanti Police Investigating After 17-Year-Old Found Shot

YPSILANTI (WWJ) — Ypsilanti Police are investigating a murder after a 17-year-old was shot and killed.

The incident happened early Saturday morning on Madison Street near I-94 and South Huron Street. Investigators said that they responded to a call of gunshots fired. Upon arrival, officers found the victim — Keon Jamall Washington –lying in the street with an apparent gunshot wound to the head. Washington was pronounced dead at a local hospital.

A vehicle leaving the scene was stopped by police while some of the occupants were brought in for questioning.

Police are continuing the investigation.

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