The grandfather of a 5-year-old boy who was the victim of a drive-by shooting on Detroit’s east side said his grandson is expected to survive, although doctors were unable to save his eye.
An 8-year-old child is in serious condition after being shot while at a home on Detroit’s east side.
Early reports indicate that three children under the age of 14 were in the home alone when the young boy was shot in the chest. The child was rushed to Sinai Grace Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
The 31-year-old father of young boy who police say accidentally shot himself has been arraigned on felony charges.
It is the second time in three days a child has been injured by gunfire in Detroit.
A 30-year-old Detroit woman has been charged with child abuse after her 4-year-old son shot himself with her handgun.
Detroit police are releasing more details about the chain of-events leading up to Thursday’s east side shooting that left a 3-year-old girl dead and three others wounded.
Police are not confirming reports that a 15-year-old visiting from out-of-state accidentally pulled the trigger.
A man has been charged with murder in the fatal shooting of a 33-year-old who was among hundreds of other people gathered at a Pontiac party store to watch workers light fireworks.
A 4th of July shooting outside a Pontiac liquor store left one man dead and six people injured.