Michigan State Police search for evidence along I-75 in Detroit after 1 injured in shooting

DETROIT – Michigan State Police investigated two shootings on freeways along I-75 in Detroit on Wednesday.

One shooting occurred around 4:15 pm and the other around 4:50 pm, soldiers said the shootings were unrelated.

According to police, the first shooting involved an unidentified vehicle and a pickup truck that was disabled during the shooting. Both vehicles were heading south. The shooting occurred when both vehicles parted at a fork in the freeway onto I-94.

Police used a K9 to search for evidence along I-75. No casualties were reported in connection with the shootings.

In another incident, a 23-year-old Clinton Township man was hospitalized after being shot on I-75.

The victim said he tried to escape a white limousine that was following him. According to the police, the shooter is said to have hung out of the window while shooting from the car.

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Police said the victim’s cousin drove him to Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, where he was treated for his injuries around 5 p.m. Police said he was not cooperating with the investigation and found no evidence along I-75.

Robert Brown lives in the area where the second shooting took place.

“I am less likely to honk at someone. I just get in my car and say, ‘Okay. I don’t want anyone to shoot me, ”Brown said. “It’s kind of scary, actually. It seems like I-75 will become known for this. It makes me nervous, but somehow sad. “

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