Royal Oak police at barricaded situation in home near I-75, 11 Mile Road

Police say scene on Sprague Avenue in Royal Oak is connected to homicide in Franklin

Author: Halston Herrera, Senior News Editor for ClickOnDetroit.com, @ClickOnHalston, hherrera@wdiv.com
Published On: May 07 2013 11:44:00 AM EDT   Updated On: May 07 2013 03:45:11 PM EDT
Royal Oak Sprague scene ground shot
ROYAL OAK, Mich. -

Royal Oak police are on the scene of a barricaded situation in a home near I-75 and 11 Mile Road.

The situation is on Sprague Avenue.

Police have not said whether the man is armed, but have asked residents in the area to stay inside.

The Royal Oak School District has also advised -- based on police -- that students not go through that area when school is let out. There are not any schools located in the area, but police are recommending the students don't go home if they live nearby.

Local 4 has learned that the person police are focusing on inside the house is being investigated in connection with a homicide in Franklin on Charles Lane.

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Franklin murder

--Homicide scene in Franklin

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