Female Off-Duty Cop Accidentally Shoots Another Woman In Detroit

The victim is in serious condition.

WWJ News
December 06, 2019 - 8:03 am

(WWJ)  Detroit police say an off-duty female officer was inside a vehicle along with a female relative when the officer accidentally discharged and struck the 20-year-old passenger.

The victim was hit in the body, allegedly when the officer moved to shift her gun's position. It happened at about 10:30 p.m. Thursday in the 1400 block of Times Square.

The officer transported the victim to a local hospital for treatment. The victim is listed in serious condition.

Police say an internal investigation has been opened, and everything they released on the incident is "preliminary information subject to change upon further investigation."