- Associated Press - Friday, June 27, 2014

DETROIT (AP) - Six people have been killed and nine shot during a 24-hour period in Detroit.

The Detroit News reports (https://bit.ly/1pzwpNA ) the violence began Thursday and extended into Friday.

Of the half-dozen homicides, five were from gunshot wounds and the sixth was from a fatal beating.

So far this year, there have been 131 homicides in the city. That’s a decline from the 150 homicides at the same time in 2013.


Information from: The Detroit News, https://detnews.com/

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