Prosecutor Worthy has charged Dezmen Faqua, 24 (DOB: 5/29/91), of Westland, in connection with the homicide of Christopher Reed, 28, of Detroit that occurred at a Wendy's in the 22000 block of Grand River on June 6, 2015 at 10:45 p.m. It is alleged that Faqua was involved in the fatal shooting and robbery of Reed while his two minor sons were waiting with him at the Wendy's drive through window. After the shooting, Faqua fled the scene in Reed's car. No further details will be released as the case remains under investigation.
Faqua has been charged with: First Degree Murder, Felony Murder, two counts of Assault with Intent to Murder, Carjacking, Armed Robbery, Felon in Possession of a Firearm and Felony Firearm. He was arraigned on Saturday, June 13, 2015 in 34th District Court in Romulus He was remanded to jail and received a Probable Cause Hearing Date of June 22, 2015 at 8:30 a.m. and a preliminary examination date of June 29, 2015 at 9:00 a.m.
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