DETROIT (WWJ) – A man wanted for two murders in Detroit is in custody after he walked into a Saginaw hospital seeking treatment Wednesday night.
Saginaw Police say 27-year old Santana Smith was arrested Thursday morning after he sought treatment for depression at Covenant Medical Center.READ MORE: CDC: New Listeria Outbreak Tied To 23 Illnesses, 1 Death
Smith was wanted in connection with an alleged triple shooting that left two men dead and one seriously injured Wednesday night on Detroit’s southwest side.READ MORE: Red Wings Hire Lightning Assistant Derek Lalonde As Coach
Detroit Police Homicide Investigators say Smith was inside of a house on Littlefield when he supposedly began firing shots, striking three men, ages 20, 22 and 28. Smith fled after the shooting and the victims were taken to a local hospital once police arrived. Police say the 20-year-old and the 28-year-old died from their injuries.MORE NEWS: Troubling Arsenic Levels Found At Some Detroit Demolition Sites
Anyone with information on this crime can call the Detroit Police Homicide unit at 313-596-2260 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK-UP, online at www.1800speakup.org or text “CSM” and your tip to CRIMES (274637).