Off-duty officer target of carjacking

DETROIT - An off-duty officer was the victim of an attempted carjacking Tuesday night.

That officer had just pulled up to a gas station on the city's east side, when someone attempted to carjack him.

The officer shot one of the people involved in the carjacking.

Police are now searching for the vehicle, which has been described as a black Dodge Avenger with Ohio license plates.

No other information was immediately released.

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