Video released showing suspect who shot 5 at Penthouse Lounge

New security video released by police shows the suspect wanted in a shooting that wounded five people.

The Detroit Police Department is seeking the public's help in identifying and locating a suspect in the Penthouse Lounge Feb.28.

The incident happened at 11:30 p.m. at the lounge, in the 8800 block of Livernois. All of the victims suffered non-life threatening injuries.

In the video, the suspect is a black male, about 25 to 28 years old, 6 feet and 240 pounds. He has a medium complexion and  short afro, scraggly beard and is wearing black clothing. In the video he is being held back by two witnesses before the suspect pulls out a gun from his right pocket and fires shots into the crowd.

The suspect was seen fleeing from the scene in a white or gray Chevrolet Astro minivan. 

If anyone recognizes the suspect or has any information pertaining to this crime, please call Detroit Police 2nd Precinct Detectives at (313) 596-5240 or email the investigator at

Residents can remain anonymous, as always, by leaving a tip on our app, DPD Connect or contacting CrimeStoppers at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.

Up Next:

  • Popular

  • Recent

Stories you may be interested in - includes Advertiser Stories