Woman fatally shot by Flint police officer identified as 19-year-old

Michigan State Police investigating shooting

MSP investigating Flint police officer involved in shooting at parade traffic point
MSP investigating Flint police officer involved in shooting at parade traffic point

FLINT, Mich. – A 19-year-old woman was killed Saturday after a brief shoot out with a Flint police officer.

Original Story: MSP investigating shooting at parade traffic point involving Flint police officer

According to Michigan State Police, the police officer was directing traffic at a parade traffic point when the woman drove up and started shooting at him. Police said the officer returned fire, striking the woman.

She was transported to a hospital, where she died from her injuries.

The police officer was not injured during the shooting. Michigan State Police are investigating.

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