Thursday, August 31, 2023

Investigation into shooting of Inkster teen continues

The investigation into the shooting of an Inkster youth Aug 6 is continuing, according to  police.  

Police were called to the  HYPE Athletic Center parking lot on Howe Road Wayne at 10:27 p.m. Aug. 4. in response to a report of a shooting victim.

When officers arrived at the scene, they found a juvenile resident of Inkster suffering non-life-threatening injuries. The victim was transported to Corewell Hospital Dearborn for treatment.  Witnesses told police the shooting suspects fled the scene on foot following the incident. 

Police utilized a K-9 unit to track the suspects which led to a Wayne residence. 

A search warrant was executed at the home in cooperation with the Western Wayne Special Operations Team. 

Police have requested anyone with information regarding the incident to contact Det. Michael Bolton at