Police identify 2 women shot and killed in separate incidents in Flint

FLINT, MI — The identities of two women shot and killed in recent days in Flint have been released by police.

Officers with the Flint Police Department responded around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 6, to the 4900 block of Clio Road, between Pierson Road and Stewart Avenue, where shots were fired.

It was discovered that 18-year-old Mariah Lenea Henderson had been shot as she drove her vehicle along Clio Road. She was transported to Hurley Medical Center for treatment of her injuries but later pronounced deceased.

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Flint Mayor Sheldon Neeley issued a statement Wednesday afternoon in response to the news.

“My heart mourns today for the senseless death of another one of our young people,” said Neeley. “We as a community have suffered the loss of this person’s full potential and her bright future.”

The woman’s death marks at least

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