Police investigation underway near high school in Oak Park

No word if anyone was shot

OAK PARK, Mich. – A police investigation is underway near Oak Park High School after a suspected shooting occurred following a basketball game.

The school was packed with students and parents Friday (Jan. 6) but was later surrounded by officers searching for shell castings.

Police said they were handling a situation at the high school but did not give out any more information than that.

There was no word if someone was shot or even if a shooting occurred.

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Jacqueline Francis is an award-winning journalist who joined the WDIV team in September 2022. Prior to Local 4, she reported for the NBC affiliate in West Michigan. When she’s not on the job, Jacqueline enjoys taking advantage of all the wonders Michigan has to offer, from ski trips up north to beach days with her dog, Ace.

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