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Arrest made after cab driver shot and killed in Detroit

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By Fox 2 News Staff

DETROIT (WJBK) -- There has been an arrest following the fatal shooting of a cab driver on Detroit's west side, Fox 2 News confirms.

On January 3, Fox 2's Maurielle Lue reported 48-year-old Tyronne Hitchcock was killed in a double shooting near Children's Hospital.  A 46-year-old female passenger was also shot.

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Hitchcock worked for Metropolitan Cab.  He is survived by a daughter, a brother, two sisters and three grandchildren.

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