Detroit police involved in standoff with barricaded gunman on city’s east side

Police lights at a crime scene.

DETROIT – Police were on the scene of a barricaded gunman situation on Detroit’s east side.

According to officials in the 9th precinct, the gunman is barricaded on the 9400 block of Somerset Avenue.

Wednesday night officials reported that the barricade was resolved peacefully.

The suspect has been taken into custody by officers who were on patrol in the area.

There are no reports of injuries at this time.


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