1 dead, 1 injured in shooting on Detroit's east side

Published On: Dec 24 2013 04:14:06 AM EST   Updated On: Aug 25 2013 03:26:22 PM EDT

Family members identified the man shot and killed on Marseilles as 29-year-old Melvin Ware.


Detroit Police responded to a double shooting on the city's east side just after 7 a.m. Sunday.

Police say a man and a 29-year-old woman were inside a home on the 5700 block of Marseilles when shots were fired into the house.

Both victims were struck by bullets. The man was killed and the woman is listed in stable condition.

Family members identified the man as 29-year-old Melvin Ware.

No arrested have been made and police continue to investigate.

Anyone with information on this crime is asked to call Detroit Homicide at 313-596-2260 and Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK- UP


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