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Armed man taken into custody near Budd Park in Clinton Township

Posted at 9:43 PM, Jul 02, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-03 07:16:07-04

CLINTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WXYZ) — Clinton Township Police have lifted a shelter in place order after taking a man with a gun into custody early Wednesday morning.

Few details have been released regarding the investigation, but police say the man was initially walking in the area of Budd Park overnight. A police captain told 7 Action News reporter Matthew Smith the suspect shot at a man sitting in a car. Luckily, the suspect missed, leaving the victim uninjured, according to the captain.

Officers searched for hours with a helicopter and drones.

Stay with 7 Action News for updates on this developing story.