Two police officers were shot on Detroit’s westside on Sunday night.
Shortly before midnight, police came under fire from a 19-year-old inside a house at Lesure and 8 Mile.
One officer was struck with shrapnel, and another was shot in the face and is in critical condition.
The shooting happened while police were responding to a reported burglary. Police said teenager fired a shotgun, believing the officers were burglars.
Also inside the home were the 19-year-old’s mother and a 14-year-old.
Police detained the three people inside the house for questioning.
Last month, two Detroit police officers were shot.
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Steve Neavling lives and works in Detroit as an investigative journalist. His stories have uncovered corruption, led to arrests and reforms and prompted FBI investigations.