“It was really painful and for the first few moments, I thought I had bee shot by a real gun,” said the victim.
The incident follows a shooting last week that left a 19-year-old gunman dead and 11 other people wounded at a block party.
Police say a woman and her 2-year-old were shot on Detroit’s east side following an argument over neighborhood dogs.
James Meeks was arraigned Wednesday in connection with an armed robbery and two incidents of carjacking.
Police Chief James Craig says the officer returned fire and while doing so may have shot himself in the foot.
“We get a lot of hate, too, but we get slightly less hate than Detroit,” said Mason Johnson, a Web content producer for CBS Chicago, who regularly delves into crime statistics.
Police are searching for suspects in connection with three people injured when gunman fired into a home on Cathedral.
“I think I’m going to die.” “OK, but you need to go through the metal detectors first.” What kind of (expletive) country am I in?”
Anyone with information is asked to call Detroit police or CRIME STOPPERS at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.
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