SUPERIOR TOWNSHIP, MI – A Washtenaw County Sheriff Deputy is in stable condition after being shot by a barricaded gunman.
At 2:11pm Washtenaw County Sheriff deputies were dispatched to the 8000 block of Lakeview Dr. in Superior Township for a neighbor dispute that escalated when one resident shot at another resident.
As deputies arrived on scene they began taking gunfire. A Washtenaw County Sheriff’s Office Deputy was hit by gunfire and was rushed to the hospital by fellow deputies. At this time the deputy is in stable condition.
The shooter is currently barricaded within his residence on Lakeview Dr. We ask residents within the Berkshire, Lakeview, Sheffield community to remain in their homes. If you are returning home to this neighborhood you will not be able to access your homes at the moment. You will see a very large police presence and the entire neighborhood is blocked off.