Sun. Mar 26th, 2023

A 22-year-old woman was shot and killed in a shooting early Sunday morning, according to the Oakland County Sheriff’s Office.

The woman was found in front of a home on the 300 block of West Columbia Avenue, the sheriff’s office said Sunday in a news release.

Officials were unable to release where she was from but believed she was connected to both Pontiac and Detroit, according to the sheriff’s office.

Police were called at 4:22 a.m. after receiving a report about shots fired, the department said. The woman was pronounced dead on the scene.

The woman was identified as 22-year-old Ikiyonna Goans.

They encouraged those who might have information to come forward with tips, offering a reward of up to $2,000 for information that leads to an arrest.

Crime Stoppers of Michigan can be reached at 1-800-773-2587, also known as 1-800-SPEAK UP. Tips can also be submitted online at the Crime Stoppers website.

Tipsters can remain anonymous, the sheriff’s department said.

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By Buffy Gunner

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