Police investigating triple-shooting near park on Detroit’s west side

Police are seeking a Jeep Grand Cherokee in connection with the shooting

Police are investigating a shoot-out that occurred Sunday afternoon between two groups of people that left three teenagers wounded.
Police are investigating a shoot-out that occurred Sunday afternoon between two groups of people that left three teenagers wounded.

DETROIT – Police are investigating a shoot-out that occurred Sunday afternoon between two groups of people that left three teenagers wounded.

According to authorities, it happened at about 6 p.m. near the intersection of Boston Boulevard and Otsego Street, by a football field where children were playing. Cellphone footage of the game captured the chaos of the scene.

Police said two adults and four juveniles were taken into custody and two weapons have been recovered. The three teenagers who were shot -- two 15-year-olds and a 14-year-old -- are expected to survive.

Police are seeking a brown Jeep Grand Cherokee with the license plate EZK 8554 in connection with the shooting.

The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is asked to contact the Detroit Police Department at 313-596-1000 or Crimes Stoppers at 1-800-Speak-Up.

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