Detroit police: Officers shoot man at River Rouge home during homicide investigation

Homicide detectives were following lead, police say

RIVER ROUGE, Mich. – Detroit police shot a man Thursday afternoon in River Rouge.

Police said homicide detectives were following a lead at the home in the 500 block of Palmerston Street. According to police, were trying to talk to people in a van.

Police said the man was armed with a rifle when he got out of the van.

His condition is unknown.

Michigan State Police are investigating the shooting.

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