My Fox Detroit reports on the death of Mary “Unique” Spears, who was shot along with five other family members when a man who’d been harassing her all night at a bar opened fire
A mass shooting killed one person and wounded five members of the same family Saturday, A confrontation led to fight, which ended in gunfire, killing Mary “Unique” Spears.
Afraid to show her face or to go outside her residence, a relative of Spears says that night, she and Spears had just left the funeral of another family member to celebrate his life inside the Joe Louis Post on Sherwood and 7 Mile on Detroit’s east side. A 38-year-old man inside who her family says they’ve never seen before, began harassing Spears, 27. “He said, ‘Can I get your name, your number,'” Spears’ relative said. “She said, ‘I have a man I can’t talk to you.'” But her family says the harassment continued until 2 am when on their way out, they say the man grabbed and hit Spears. Her fiancee confronted him as a fight broke out. Then suddenly the man began shooting.
“He shot her one time,” Spears’ relative said. “And she tried to run. And he shot her two more times in her head.”