DPD: Known armed robber arrested in Detroit after firing shots at officers
No shots fired by Detroit police officers
DETROIT – A known armed robber was arrested Wednesday after firing shots at Detroit police officers, according to authorities.
Officers were doing a routine patrol around 2 p.m. Wednesday in the 12000 block of Downing Street in Southwest Detroit when they recognized a man as a known armed robber, police said.
When they tried to arrest the man, he ran away and fired shots at the officers, according to police.
He was taken into custody in a nearby home.
It's unclear how many shots were fired. Police didn't return fire, officials said.
Here is aerial video of the search and arrest:
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