WSU police kill suspected gunman in late-night shootout

June 06, 2019, 6:42 AM

Wayne State police, patrolling near the Midtown campus Wednesday night, shot and killed a man who had been firing a weapon. 

Intersection of Third and Peterboro (Photo: Google Street View)

WXYZ reports:

Wayne State Police responded to Third Avenue and Peterboro Street around 10:30 p.m. Wednesday to reports of shots fired.

Police say when officers approached the suspect, he started shooting.

Wayne State officers returned fire, killing the suspect.

Little else is being reported about the incident, which remains under investigation.

Read more:  WXYZ

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