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Off-duty Detroit police officer accidentally shoots girlfriend

Woman shot in Lyon Township

LYON TOWNSHIP, Mich. – An off-duty Detroit police officer accidentally shot his girlfriend Wednesday evening in Lyon Township.

Police said the woman was shot at the Kensington Place Mobile Home Park.

Both the off-duty officer and the victim told investigators the shooting was an accident, police said.

The woman was taken to a hospital. As of Thursday, she was listed in serious condition and is expected to pull through, according to the Oakland County Sheriff’s Office.

No arrests have been made. The shooting remains under investigation.


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