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Royal Oak Man Charged in Fatal Shooting at Detroit Club

Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Brian Allen Montgomery, 24 (DOB: 02/19/1995), of Royal Oak, in connection with the fatal shooting of Deangelo Haggen, 29, of Detroit. On November 1, 2019, at 2:18 a.m. at a club in the 14420 block of Plymouth in Detroit, it is alleged that two groups of men were arguing on the street. Haggen did not engage anyone and did not point the handgun at anyone as he walked away from the men that were arguing. It is alleged that Montgomery fired a handgun several times, fatally striking Haggen. Montgomery fled from the scene in a car. Police and medics arrived, and Haggen was pronounced deceased. It was determined that he died from multiple gunshot wounds.

Montgomery has been charged with Second Degree Murder and Felony Firearm.* He was arraigned out-county in 34th District Court in Romulus on Saturday, November 9, 2019. The Probable Cause Conference is scheduled for November 19, 2019 at 8:30 a.m.; the Preliminary Examination is scheduled for November 26, 2019 at 9:00 a.m. Both hearings are before Judge Stanford Jones I 36th District Court. The defendant was remanded to jail. Please request a photograph of the defendant from the Detroit Police Department.

*The charges are allegations and defendants are presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.