Detroit police officers not hurt after being shot at on city's west side

Posted at 9:39 PM, Sep 22, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-23 21:53:04-04

Police have four people in custody after someone opened fire on officers on Detroit's west side.

None of the officers were hit or injured.

Police says it began as a traffic stop in the area of the Lodge and Puritan when one of the occupants of the vehicle got out and opened fire.

Police say two officers from the 12th Precinct saw a vehicle traveling faster than the speed limit disregard a Yield sign. The officers stopped the vehicle.

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That's when one of the men in the vehicle and began to walk away. When police tried to stop him, he turned around, pulled out a gun and opened fire.

He then ran from the scene and was captured a shot distance away.

7 Action News has a crew on the way to the scene.