20-year-old killed in Melvindale shooting on I-75, police look for 2 suspects

A 20-year-old man was killed after being shot at in his vehicle Thursday night, causing him to crash into a tree. 

The shooting took place in Melvindale, on I-75, near Outer Drive, around 9:45 p.m.

Melvindale police said they are still looking for two suspects, who fled the scene after opening fire on the victim.

The southbound I-75 ramp to Outer Drive was temporarily closed for investigation Thursday night. It was reopened shortly after.

An investigation into the shooting continues, according to police.


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Johnson's legal argument was the shooting was in self-defense. When police arrived to their home in the 200 block of Belton they found Johnson had suffered a gunshot wound to the abdomen.