Eastpointe police investigating first murder of 2021 after man killed in basement

Eastpointe police are investigating the city's first murder this year after someone killed a man in his basement.

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Police were called to the 24000 block of Ridgecroft around 1:20 p.m. Wednesday. According to police, a 38-year-old man was shot multiple times by an unknown suspect or suspects.

Anyone who saw suspicious activity on Ridgecroft on Tuesday night is asked to call 586-445-5100, ext. 1028 and report it to police.