Indianapolis man arraigned in Detroit dating app slaying
March 5, 2021
Detroit, MI — An Indianapolis man has been arraigned in a Detroit slaying in which the victim allegedly was targeted as a member of the LGBTQ community through an online dating app. The Wayne County prosecutor's office says Friday that 34-year-old Diabolique Paris Johnson faces a March 18 probable cause conference and March 23 preliminary examination on first-degree murder and using a firearm during a felony charges. The 39-year-old victim was slain Sept. 5 during an armed robbery. Johnson also has been arraigned on charges in a separate armed robbery on Sept. 1 of a 26-year-old man at a hotel in Dearborn, a Detroit suburb. Prosecutors say that man also is a member of the LGBTQ community.