DETROIT — The Latest on the fatal shootings of four people in Detroit (all times local):
Detroit police are seeking a 27-year-old man suspected of fatally shooting the mother of his child, an adult cousin and two other people.
Officer Holly Lowe, a police spokeswoman, identified the suspect in Monday morning’s shootings as George Anthony Davis Jr.
Police Cmdr. Jacqueline Pritchett says investigators believe Davis shot the mother of his child and another woman while they were in an SUV at a gas station on Detroit’s northwest side, and that he shot a man filling it with fuel. She says they think Davis then drove to a location about a mile away and gunned down his cousin before fleeing.
Pritchett says police have been in contact with Davis and are encouraging him to surrender. She says the victims and Davis all knew each other.
A preliminary investigation indicated that the suspect and the man pumping fuel were involved in a shootout around 8:50 a.m.
Police are investigating the deaths of four people linked to a gun battle at a gas station on Detroit’s northwest side.
Officer Holly Lowe, a police spokeswoman, says a man and two women were found dead at the gas station on Monday morning. A second man was found dead not far away.
Lowe says a preliminary investigation indicates that the two men were involved in a shootout around 8:50 a.m. One died outside the gas station and the two women were fatally shot inside a vehicle at the business.
Police received another 911 call about 9:10 a.m. and found the second man dead not far away.
No arrests have been made and the deaths are under investigation.