3 suspects arrested in beating death of elderly man

3 suspects arrested in beating death of elderly man

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DETROIT, Mich. (WJBK) -

Three suspects are in custody after the beating death of an elderly man at a party store on 8 Mile and Hubbell.

Click on the video player to watch Randy Wimbley's live report. UPDATE: 3 suspects now in custody.

Detroit police tell us the victim is a black male between the ages of 60-65. He was assaulted inside the Happy Food party store around 7:30pm. The suspects are all black males ages 15, 16, and 39. Police say the victim was beaten for unknown reasons. After the assault he was taken to Grace Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

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