FLINT, MI – On Sunday, August 2nd, 2015 at approximately 10:30pm Flint police responded to the 1800 block of Oklahoma Avenue, near the intersection of Leith Street and North Franklin Avenue, to check the area for shots fired.
Once on scene, officers located a victim, Julius Reed, 42-years-old, who was killed as a result of gun shot wounds.
Reed’s death marked the city’s 27th homicide of the year.
Police believe the murder was related to another shooting that happened days earlier a few blocks away on Oklahoma. That shooting was non-fatal.
Andre Cole, 48-years-old, has been arrested, charged and arraigned in this incident for 1st Degree Murder and Felony Firearm.