Saginaw Township police officer shot during traffic stop

SAGINAW TOWNSHIP, Mich. – A Saginaw Township police officer is hospitalized after being shot during a traffic stop early Tuesday morning.

The police officer was reportedly shot in the face during the traffic stop about 2 a.m.

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The Saginaw Township police chief told NBC station WEYI that this is the first time in department history that an officer has been shot during a traffic stop.

No arrests have been made.

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