Police: Shots fired multiple times at officers in Southwest Detroit

Three people reportedly in custody

Detroit police came under fire twice Thursday night. Seen in the video player above is the latest scene as Detroit police told Local 4 that officers were shot multiple times by someone driving a truck throughout Southwest Detroit.

DETROIT – Police came under fire twice Thursday night in Detroit, officials report.

More details: Passenger in stolen truck fires AR-15 at police amid chase through Southwest Detroit

Detroit police told Local 4 that during one incident, officers were shot at several times by someone driving a truck throughout Southwest Detroit. The incident ended at Southfield Road and West Outer Drive in Allen Park, police said.

Local 4 is told that three people are in custody and police have recovered one long gun. Their identities have not yet been released.

Footage from the scene can be seen in the video player above.

No other details have been provided at this time. This story is developing. Stay with Local 4 and ClickOnDetroit for updates.


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You can watch Kimberly Gill weekdays anchoring Local 4 News at 5 p.m., 6 p.m. and 11 p.m. and streaming live at 10 p.m. on Local 4+. She's an award-winning journalist who finally called Detroit home in 2014. Kim has won Regional Emmy Awards, and was part of the team that won the National Edward R. Murrow Award for Best Newscast in 2022.

Brandon Carr is a digital content producer for ClickOnDetroit and has been with WDIV Local 4 since November 2021. Brandon is the 2015 Solomon Kinloch Humanitarian award recipient for Community Service.