Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Danique Golder, 24, (DOB: 12/04/1995), of Roseville, in connection with the fatal shooting of Takeisha Williams, 24, of Trenton.
On April 16, 2022, at approximately, 11:30 a.m., Detroit police officers were dispatched to a residence in the 15420 block of Vaughan Street in Detroit for a reported shooting. Upon their arrival, officers located the victim suffering from a gunshot wound to the head. Medics arrived on scene and transported the victim to a local hospital where she was pronounced deceased.
It is alleged that a verbal altercation escalated, and Defendant Golder fired a handgun into the doorway of the residence, fatally wounding the victim. Investigation by the Detroit Police Department led to the arrest of the defendant on April 21, 2022.
On April 21, 2022, Danique Golder was charged with one count of Second-Degree Murder, one count of Discharge in or at a Building Causing Death, and two counts of Felony Firearm. *
She was arraigned on April 23, 2022, in 36th District Court and given a $750,000 cash/surety bond. The Probable Cause Conference is scheduled for May 2, 2022, and the Preliminary Examination is scheduled for May 9, 2022, before Judge Kenneth King. 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.