Detroit Pastor Kills Friend Who Attacks Him in Church after Accused of Affair with Man’s Wife
A Detroit pastor who shot and killed a man after he attempted to attack him with a brick in the vestibule of his church was released from custody Monday morning.
Assistant Chief Steve Dolunt confirmed that police are investigating allegations that the pastor was having an affair with the victim’s wife.
“We’ve heard several allegations and are looking into that, but haven’t substantiated anything,” Dolunt said.
Police identified the victim as 26-year-old Deante Smith of Detroit.