Eastbound I-94 at Woodward Avenue in Detroit back open after shooting

Area was closed due to search for bullet casings from shooting

Police investigaate freeway shooting eastbound I-94 at I-75

DETROIT – Eastbound I-94 at Woodward Avenue in Detroit was closed Monday afternoon as the result of a bullet casings search from a shooting, according to the Michigan Department of Transportation.

MDOT announced the closure and search for the bullet casings around 2 p.m. Monday. Shortly after 4 p.m. Monday the area was back open.

A tow truck driver reported he was shot at by the suspect.

State police say this was a road rage shooting and the suspect pulled off to the side of the freeway and started firing shots at the tow truck driver.

No one was hurt.

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Monday, March 29, 2021 news brief

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