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Suspect wanted in connection to shots fired at Detroit police officers

Shooting happened at 3:15 a.m. on Thursday

DETROIT – Police are asking for help identifying and locating a man wanted in connection with a shots fired incident that happened on Detroit’s west side.

Police said at 3:15 a.m. on Thursday morning, officers from the 8th Precinct were fired upon by an unknown occupant inside a white Kia. They were investigating outside a motel on Telegraph near 6 Mile Road.

Three people were arrested or detained after a vehicle matching the description was observed in the area of Blackstone near Outer Drive.

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Investigators believe another person may be involved and want to identify that suspect. A picture of the suspect is available below.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Detroit police at 313-596-2260 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-Speak Up.

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Police are asking for help identifying and locating a man wanted in connection with a shots fired incident that happened on Detroit’s west side.
Police are asking for help identifying and locating a man wanted in connection with a shots fired incident that happened on Detroit’s west side. (DPD)

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