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2 Men Shot While Filming Music Video In Detroit

May 24, 2019 - 6:56 am

DETROIT (WWJ) - Detroit police say two people were injured when gunfire broke out while a music video was being filmed on the city's east side. 

The incident unfolded around 12:45 a.m. Friday in the 8200 block of Edgewood, in a neighborhood along Van Dyke Avenue north of Harper Avenue.

A 25-year-old man told police he was with several other people filming a music video when someone started firing shots and he was wounded. He was taken to the hospital in stable condition. A second victim, a 30-year-old man, was also transported to a nearby hospital in critical condition. 

Police tell reporters two vehicles were involved in an accident prior to the shooting. People got out of their vehicles and shots were fired.

No arrests have been made at this time. An investigation is ongoing.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 313-596-5700. Tips can also be submitted anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.