OAK PARK, Mich. (FOX 2) – Dan ‘Hutch’ Hutchinson, recognized for giving some of the flashiest diamonds and chains to rappers and performers, was shot and killed in Oak Park.
FOX 2 has discovered that Hutchinson, 47, was the person who was shot and killed on Greenfield Highway Wednesday afternoon in a GMC Denali. The SUV was riddled with bullet holes, in accordance to the Oak Park Community Safety Office.
Officers executed CPR on the victim and he was transported to a regional medical center where by he succumbed to his injuries.
Police say Hutchinson was approached by a suspect as he was leaving his position of enterprise. The suspect fled the scene, but was apprehended shortly following the incident.
Hutch’s Jewellery was just a mile north of exactly where Hutchinson was killed. It truly is a spouse and children-owned small business that was the moment located in Northland Mall. Around the previous 30 decades, Hutch Jewelry has delivered wonderful jewelry, chains, watches, eyeglasses, and medallions to buyers, such as Rick Ross, Sada Toddler, and far more.
The taking pictures happened in front of a shut pawn store and the SUV the guy was driving in was stuffed approximately a dozen bullet holes. Police are not releasing any information at this issue but FOX 2 resources claimed a person in his 40s was killed.
A FOX 2 crew on the scene noted an SUV in the parking lot experienced at least 9 bullet holes on the driver’s facet door. There were being also about a dozen bullet casings in the street and parking ton of the pawnshop.
Felando Merriweather is CEO of the Hip-Hop Lab and a single of Hutchinson’s quite a few prospects who went there for necklaces, diamond-encrusted pendants and Cartier eyeglasses.
“Particularly getting from Detroit just one of the factors you do, when you get some dollars, you want to go devote it with Hutch and get you some Buffs or get you a chain, it is essential,” he claimed. “It is a blow to the city and it truly is from out of nowhere, far too. That’s the craziest detail.
“Detroit and Hutch are like synonymous with each individual other. Out-of-towners get Buffs specially from Hutch simply because of the rappers who designed it well known in their new music. It truly is heading to be a enormous loss to the hip-hop neighborhood, far too.”
Tributes have poured in on the web from rappers Icewear Vezzo, Sada Little one, BabyTron, and Doughboyz Cashout.
Oak Park law enforcement are inquiring anyone with much more information and facts to speak to them (248) 691-7511 or (248) 691-7513.