First responders in Saginaw initially thought they were dealing with a fiery traffic crash, but soon discovered they were dealing with a homicide. At 10:10 Friday night Saginaw Police officers responded to the 1500 block of South Washington for a reported traffic crash. When officers arrived they found that a pickup truck had crashed into a tree and caught fire. The Saginaw Fire Department responded and put out the flames. Once the fire was out, it was discovered that the truck had several bullet holes on the drivers side and the driver was deceased. He’s been identified as 19-year-old Ricky Davis, Jr. of Saginaw Township.
Saginaw Police detectives are now investigating the homicide. If anyone has information about this incident, they are urged to call Detective Anthony Accardo at 989-759-1419 or remain anonymous by calling CRIMESTOPPERS at 1-800-422-5245.