Karri Mitchell told reporters at a news conference that he viewed Terrance Kellom’s body at a funeral home.
Lt. Dale Hinz said one of the men had a weapon resembling an assault rifle.
Prosecutors will conduct a separate investigation into the killing of a 20-year-old Detroit man by a federal agent
Detroit’s Immigration and Customs office was the scene of a rally and protest on Friday, calling for action in the wake of the Terrence Kellom case.
A lawyer says a federal agent who fatally shot a young Detroit man acted appropriately and “by the book.”
Terrance Kellom’s death comes amid a national debate over police conduct, particularly toward black men.
Detroiters Protest Man’s Fatal Shooting By ICE Agent: ‘We’re Not Gonna Burn Down Anything…We’re Not Savages’
A loud crowd of protesters gathered in Detroit, one day after a federal agent shot and killed an alleged fugitive in a west side home.
Detroit Police Chief James Craig tried to calm residents at the scene, promising a thorough investigation.
Police said the 61-year-old man ran toward a firefighter, armed with a knife.
A Detroit police officer is in trouble with the law after allegedly shooting at a home where is wife works as a caregiver.