Detroit police fatally shoot man after pursuit, gun battle

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DETROIT (AP) — Police say a man who drove through a Detroit crime scene where five people were shot and one person died in a car crash was fatally shot by officers following a pursuit and gun battle.

The early Monday shooting of the 27-year-old man was caught on police video. More than a dozen shots appeared to have been fired by the man and officers.

Police were investigating the earlier shooting, which occurred about 10:50 p.m. Sunday, when the man drove by in an SUV and fired a shot that struck a police vehicle. Police pursued the SUV to the city’s east side, where the man was shot after running from the vehicle.

His name wasn’t immediately released.

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