A 17-year-old mother, Kira Seymour was found shot to death inside an Eastpointe home Wednesday. The shooting happened on Rein Avenue, north of Nine Mile Road. The mother’s 6-week-old baby was not injured.
Police said the mother was visiting her boyfriend when shots were fired.
Police discovered Kira Seymour, the mother of a 6-week-old baby girl, had been shot to death in the home.
Seymour was visiting her boyfriend and father of the baby at his home on Rein when the shooting occurred. He is the person of interest police took into custody, according to Seymour’s mother.
Police are investigating the circumstance of the shooting, but one person of interest is in custody.
SAD UPDATE: Kira Seymour was the 17-year-old mother found fatally shot at a home in Eastpointe Wednesday.
She leaves behind her 6-week-old baby girl Laylah.
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A GoFundme Account has been created for her.
We are starting this GoFundMe for a vibrant soul Kira Seymour, who was tragically and suddenly torn from her family while visiting an on and off again boyfriend. She was a daughter, sister, best friend and a mother of her month old pride and joy, Laylah. She really was one of those women who light up a room with her kind spirit and beautiful smile.
We ask that if you are not able to donate, please share this post so that we can get Kira the proper funeral she deserves. On behalf of Kira’s family, we thank you all for your donations and sharing! Please keep her family in your prayers.
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