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3 shot after car crash in Southwest Detroit

Three people were shot June 12, 2017 in Southwest Detroit.
Three people were shot June 12, 2017 in Southwest Detroit.

DETROIT – Detectives from the Detroit Police Department are investigating a triple shooting that happened just after midnight Monday morning in Southwest Detroit.

According to Detroit police, it appears there was a car crash at Fort and Springwells in which both drivers are CPL holders.  After the crash they started shooting at each other and both were hit.

A 21-year-old man is listed in critical condition after he was shot in the abdomen.  A 23-year-old man is serious condition after he was shot in the arm and leg.

A third person, a 20-year-old woman, was shot in the leg and she is in stable condition.  At this time is it unclear is she was an innocent bystander or was a passenger in one of the cars.

Police have recovered one gun believe to have been used in the shootout.

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