Police dig for body in homicide case on Detroit's east side
Posted May 22, 2018 3:06 p.m. EDT
Detroit, MI — Officials from the Detroit Police Police Department and the FBI are searching a location on Detroit's east side for a body in a homicide investigation.
Investigators are in the area of Lappin on Detroit's east side.
According to Detroit Police Captain Mike McGinnis, the homicide victim is possibly buried in a vacant field in the area.
The investigation stems from an incident from 2008. Officers are trying to locate a black male between the ages of 18 and 24.
McGinnis added that officers are looking through their missing persons database and following up on a tip.
At this point, they have not uncovered anything.