$2,500 Reward offered for tips on 19-year-oldteen,19 fatal shooting in Flint
Nyles Benjamin Hopkins Death – Obituary : Crime Stoppers is offering a reward for information leading to the suspect responsible for the fatal shooting of a Saginaw man in Flint a month ago, reports said.
19-year-old Nyles Benjamin Hopkins was riding with another man on the east of Robert T. Longways Boulevard at about 10 p.m. August 8th when two unknown vehicles approached near Franklin Avenue and the Mott Community College campus, according to the Flint Police Department.
Occupants of the vehicles opened fire from their handguns and rifles at the men’s car, striking Hopkins, who was known as Benji. He was pronounced dead on the scene while the other victim was rushed to Hurley Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries.
The two suspect vehicles then fled the scene east on Robert T. Longways Boulevard and have remained on the loose till week.
Flint police are yet to provide any description of the vehicles involved.
Crime Stoppers is offering a reward of up to $2,500 for information leading to the arrest of the suspects responsible for shootings.
Authorities are urging anyone with information to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-422-JAIL.