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Detroit man turns self in twice before arrest

Police Chief Ralph Godbee Jr. said he's launching an investigation into whether proper procedure was followed


By Tony Briscoe
The Detroit News

DETROIT — Detroit Police Chief Ralph Godbee Jr. said he's launching an investigation into whether proper procedure was followed after a suspect who claimed to have shot two people to death had to turn himself in twice before Detroit police arrested him.

According to police, the 36-year-old suspect went to a local Detroit fire station at 3:20 a.m. Saturday to tell authorities that he had been involved in a shooting hours earlier, about 1:30 a.m. at a home in the 16000 block of Inverness.

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