Gunman barricades himself in St. Clair Shores after injuring people in shooting

St. Clair Shores on July 4, 2019.
St. Clair Shores on July 4, 2019.

ST. CLAIR SHORES, Mich. – Police in St. Clair Shores blocked off the area of St. Margaret Street and 13 Mile Road overnight because of a barricaded gunman.

UPDATE: Standoff continues after fireworks dispute sparks double shooting

Local 4 crews were kept far away from the scene and much of the neighborhood was on lockdown.

Police began to arrive on scene Thursday night with guns drawn.

Witnesses told Local 4 a man was firing a gun outside after getting upset about fireworks.

Sources told Local 4 two people were shot, including a 12-year-old girl, who was struck in the arm. A 62-year-old handicapped woman was shot in the calf, sources said.

Local 4 is working to gather more information.

St. Clair Shores police car. (WDIV)

About the Author:

Kayla is a Web Producer for ClickOnDetroit. Before she joined the team in 2018 she worked at WILX in Lansing as a digital producer.