Man shoots at MSP trooper in Flint, arrested a short time later - ABC 12 – WJRT – Flint, MI

Man shoots at MSP trooper in Flint, arrested a short time later

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FLINT (WJRT) -

(01/31/13) - A Michigan State Police trooper escaped injury after being fired at on Flint's north side Thursday night.

It happened shortly before 8 p.m. near Ridgeway and Fulton.

Investigators tell ABC12 they stopped to question the man, who was walking down the street.

That's when he pulled a gun on the trooper, firing a shot that hit a nearby house.

The man took off running.

Flint Police helped track the man's footprints through the snow, eventually finding and arresting him.

Officers did not fire back at the man during the incident.

He remains behind bars.

No one was hurt.

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