OLIVE TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) — A Michigan man was hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries after being shot by state troopers in a gunfight Thursday, police said.
Troopers were serving a warrant for a 34-year-old St. Johns man in Olive Township north of Lansing around 2 p.m. when the suspect opened fire on officers, state police said.READ MORE: Michigan Announces $1.5 Million Tuition Giveaway, 100 Children To Receive $15,000
Troopers returned fire, striking the man.
The troopers were the only law enforcement on the scene and none were injured in the shooting, police said.READ MORE: AAA Offers 'Tow To Go' Program During Memorial Day Weekend
Four troopers were placed on administrative lead, per department policy.
Police have not said why there was a warrant for the man’s arrest.MORE NEWS: Holiday Travel And Gas: What To Expect At The Pump
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