Authorities say a woman has been killed and a man seriously hurt in a drive-by shooting in Detroit.
Police say the older boy took a handgun from a closet at his father’s home Aug. 3 and tossed it out a window. Police say he retrieved the gun and fired it, striking Elijah Walker in the face.
“A gun can be a magnet to kids,” the judge said.
Police are investigating a series of shootings in Detroit overnight which have left two dead and eight other people injured.
Early reports indicate that Amber Monroe was shot, but Detroit police are still working to get more details.
A witness tells WWJ two suspects in a car were hanging out at the Shell gas station at Harper and Cadieux for a long time before trying to rob a man of his Cadillac Escalade.
A one year old boy is listed among the injured after a spray of gunfire erupted in the city’s west side.
A 20-year-old man has been shot to death at an Ypsilanti block party attended by more than 100 people.
Three people were injured in a triple shooting on the city’s west side.
The Detroit Police Department is suffering from its worst manpower shortage in nearly a century.