Shot fired as Detroit police attempt traffic stop in southwest Detroit

Posted at 6:03 PM, Oct 18, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-18 19:58:08-04

7:54 p.m.

Police have identified the man they are searching for as 27-year old Ronito Gomez.

He was last seen fleeing the scene in a black Nissan Altima.

Anyone with information on his current location is asked to call Detorit police.

7:09 p.m.

Detroit police are in southwest Detroit, investigating an incident where shots were fired.

The scene is in the area of Schaeffer and Liddesdale, near I-75 and Fort Street.

The officers were investigating a murder of Liddesdale when they noticed a group arguing in the street.

An officers was walking to a home, when he noticed one of the men grabbed a weapon and got in a car.

As the car backed up, the officer ordered it to stop. That's when the suspect pointed a weapon.

The officer fired a shot and the suspect took off. It's not known if he was hit.