1 Hospitalized After Shooting Involving Michigan Trooper, Deputy

BRIGHTON TWP. (WWJ) – One person is hospitalized after a shootout with police.

According to officials with the Michigan State Police Brighton Post, troopers were called Wednesday morning to check on a person in the area of Old US-23 and Spencer Road, with Livingston County Sheriff Deputies assisting as backup.

At some point, gunfire broke out; although specific circumstances are not yet clear.

State police say a trooper and deputy were involved in the shooting.

The wounded person’s name has not been released, but he was “known to police” according to investigators talking to WWJ’s Mike Campbell.

The confrontation now being investigated by the Michigan State Police – Investigative Response Team. The Brighton City Police Department also assisted at the scene.

Stay with WWJ Newsradio 950 and CBSDetroit.com for more as details are released.


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