DETROIT — Authorities say a man (Lance Cottrell) who killed himself in a downtown Detroit casino and hotel parking garage was suspected in the earlier shooting of a 13-year-old girl and was being investigated in the reported sexual assault of her 15-year-old sister.
Eastpointe police say the man wounded the younger girl in the leg about 7 a.m. Friday in the community just north of Detroit.
The body of the 32-year-old Waterford Township resident was found later Friday morning atop the elevator control room of the Greektown Casino garage.
Detroit police officer Adam Madera said it appeared the man fell from the 13th floor of the parking structure after shooting himself.
Police in Oakland County's Waterford Township had been investigating the man in the reported sexual assault of a girl he met online. ..Source.. by The Republic.com