The 54-year-old shooter told police he “accidentally” shot McBride, who is 5 foot 4, in the face with a shotgun because he thought she was an intruder.
Renisha McBride, 19, was in a car crash and seeking help when she knocked on the man’s door at 2:30 a.m. last week.
Calling the shooting “urban terrorism,” Detroit Police Chief James Craig said the suspect was wearing full body armor.
Gunfire rang out on Detroit’s west side shortly before 1 p.m. today, killing two and critically injuring another.
A bullet pierced the window of soon-to-open Snack in a Box.
The suspects, who casually walked away after the attack, are on the loose.
Police said the the 21-year-old woman, who is a few months pregnant and was a passenger in the car, was shot in the body after turning down sex from the driver on West Fort.
Car careens into pedestrian on Gratiot after driver is shot by passenger; victims in critical condition
By the time the gray BMW came to a rest in an abandoned lot along Gratiot, two people were fighting for their lives and the passenger was running with a gun this afternoon.
The victim was 32-year-old Jennifer Ann Scavone of Sterling Heights, police said today.