CBS62logoNEW2013_blue_final_header_White wwj950-sm2011b 971-ticket-35smb 35h_CBSSportsRad_Detroit

Local

Police Shoot Carjacking Suspect Following Chase

View Comments
The suspect vehicle is seen trapped at Telegraph Road southbound at Oak Hollow Dr. just south of Civic Center Dr. (WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

The suspect vehicle is seen trapped at Telegraph Road southbound at Oak Hollow Dr. just south of Civic Center Dr. (WWJ Photo/Mike Campbell)

Get Breaking News First

Receive News, Politics, and Entertainment Headlines Each Morning.
Sign Up

SOUTHFIELD (WWJ) – A 26-year-old Detroit man was shot and arrested after police say he carjacked another man at gunpoint at a Southfield gas station.

Police said they chased the suspect, who fled in the victim’s car, down Telegraph Road near Civic Center Drive. When they stopped the man, he fled on foot.

Police fired several times at the suspect, who was hit.

Tom Croud and others who work at an office complex near Civic Center Drive watched the whole thing unfold.

“People in meetings, in the office, just happened to look out the windows. We have windows that we can easily see out and saw the action,” Croud said. “It happened quickly.”

The suspects injuries at not life-threatening. No one else was injured.

View Comments
blog comments powered by Disqus
Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,927 other followers