Police investigate deadly shooting at Southfield nightclub

Published On: Mar 31 2013 09:02:47 AM EDT   Updated On: Apr 01 2013 04:56:20 AM EDT

A woman was shot and killed before 2:30 Sunday morning inside the Myst Lounge nightclub in Southfield.


Southfield police said a 33-year-old woman was shot to death early Sunday morning at Myst Lounge nightclub.   Nicole Rigg's husband, Leon, says she may have been caught in the crossfire.

Police responded to the shooting around 2:15 a.m.

Sources said the victim was found shot in the head and taken to Beaumont Hospital, but pronounced dead.

Several patrons of the club were kicked out after a fight started inside. Police say some heard mentions of the patrons leaving to retrieve guns and return to the club.

A short while later gun shots were fired from the parking lot into the lounge.

The investigation continues. Anyone with information is asked to contact Southfield Police Department at 248-796-5500.

The Oakland County Medical Examiner says they are waiting on family to positively identify the 33-year-old woman.


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