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Fatal Shooting

Date: January 29, 2015

Location: Off Campus / From of 16215 Livernois, Pied Piper


  • Suspect #1 Unknown suspect – rear seat passenger
  • Suspect #2 Unknown suspect - driver
  • Suspect Vehicle: Newer model Red Chrysler 300


The University of Detroit Mercy Public Safety Department has gained information that the Detroit Police Department is investigating an off campus Fatal Shooting that occurred in front of 16125 Livernois, Pied Piper.  The unknown perpetrator opened fire on the victim’s vehicle from the rear seat of a Red Chrysler 300 striking the victim.

DPS will continue to provide the community with security and safety information through safety notices and updates on the DPS web site.  If you have any information regarding this incident, please contact Detroit Police Homicide at 313-596-2240.


    Safety Tips

    • Be aware of others in your surrounding area.     
    • Utilize the campus escort policy or travel with others when possible.
    • Make an attempt to conduct business during hours of daylight.
    • Have your keys in hand so you are ready to open the car and house doors immediately
    • Be aware of your surroundings and others around you at all times.
    • Limit the use of devices that distract you while you are walking (Ex. text message, iPods)
    • On campus emergencies call Public Safety 313-993-1123
    • Off campus emergencies call 9-1-1
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