Craig said that officers responded to a call near Rosemary and Chalmers, got into an accident with another vehicle, then someone walking by started shooting at the officers.
Authorities say the former U.S. Army Ranger was shot multiple times after telling a man to leave the bar.
Two people are in custody in connection with the shooting of a police sergeant during a raid on a home in the Detroit enclave of Highland Park.
The circumstances surrounding the incident — whether there was police activity in the area or if the officer may have been off duty — are not known at this time.
After being kicked out of the club, the gunmen allegedly waited outside and ambushed the officer at closing time.
The Bay County man shot Officer Brandon Murphy in the leg about 1:30 a.m. Monday. Police say the 14-year veteran returned fire, critically injured the suspect.
An officer is recovering and a suspect is under guard at a hospital after a police shooting Thursday afternoon.
The shooting occurred about 10:30 p.m. Friday as the officer scuffled with a motorist he had pulled over.
Interim Detroit Police Chief Chester Logan told reporters that he “can’t discuss that.”
One of the wounded officers was back home with his family Wednesday while the other remained hospitalized in critical condition.