Local 4 News at 5 -- Dec. 24, 2020
Here’s what you missed on Local 4 News at 5:What we’ve learned about a shooting on I-75 that injured an off-duty officerNew information is available into a shooting on I-75 that injured an off-duty police officer. It happened in the southbound lanes near Springwells in southwest Detroit.
Off-duty Detroit police officer involved in shootout on I-75
Off-duty Detroit police officer involved in shootout on I-75 in Southwest DetroitAccording to Detroit Police an off-duty officer was involved in a shootout on I-75 near Springwells in Southwest Detroit after being rammed by a known individual. UPDATE: Driver sparks shootout by pinning off-duty Detroit officer’s car against wall on I-75, police sayThe incident happened shortly after midnight when the female officer driving a sedan was rammed by a 34-year-old man driving a pickup truck. The truck pinned the officer’s car against a construction barrier. She is listed in stable condition at a nearby hospitalHe was shot as well and is listed in critical condition. I-75 was closed at Livernois for several hours while police conducted their investigation.
Detroit Police shoot suspect during chase
An investigation is underway after an officer-involved shooting in southwest Detroit. The scene is in the area of Springwells, north of I-75. Police said the suspect fired shots into a house early Tuesday morning. Officers actually chased him twice, and during the second chase, he fired shots at police. Stay with Local 4 and ClickOnDetroit for updates.
5 open houses to check out around Detroit this weekend
Whether youre looking to buy or just enjoy checking out the citys architecture, open houses can be a fun and informative way to get a firsthand look at Detroit homes. This weeks options include a French colonial in Arden Park, a fourplex in Springwells, a Tudor-style home in University District, and more. Where: 226 Arden Park BoulevardWhen: Saturday, February 29 from 1-3 p.m.Specs: 5 bedrooms, 3 full bathrooms and 2 half bathrooms, 7,722 square feetSelling points: The brick French colonial in Arden Park has tons of curb appeal. The brick building got a gut rehab last year that included brand new windows, plumbing, electrical, roof, kitchens, bathrooms, and more. It got a major remodel last year that included new flooring, paint, kitchen cabinets and countertops, bathroom tiles, and more.detroit.curbed.com
Metro Detroit weekend construction guide: I-75 closure and more
Planned lane/road closures:I-75:Oakland SB 75, University Dr. to South Blvd., 1 LANE OPEN, Fri. 9 p.m-Sun. 5 a.m.Oakland - SB 75 ramp to/from University Dr, ramp intermittently closed, Fri. 9 p.m.-Sun. 5 a.m.Wayne EB/WB 94, W. Grand Blvd to Conner, 1 LANE OPEN, Fri. 9 p.m.-Mon. 11 a.m.-3 p.m.M-14:Wayne EB/WB M-14 near Beck, 1 LANE OPEN, 2 lanes closed intermittently, Sat. 6 a.m.-7 p.m.Oakland - SB US-24, Civic Center Dr. to 8 Mile, 2 lanes open, 2 lanes closed, Fri. 6 a.m.-Mon.
Check out the 3 most popular spots in Detroit's Springwells neighborhood
Get to know this Detroit neighborhood by browsing its most popular local businesses, from a Mexican steakhouse to a bakery. Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top places to visit in Springwells, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of neighborhood businesses. Located at 1312 Springwells St., it's the highest-rated business in the neighborhood, boasting four stars out of 312 reviews on Yelp. Yelpers give the business, located at 2142 Springwells St., 4.5 stars out of 38 reviews. This story was created automatically using local business data, then reviewed and augmented by an editor.