Sunday Afternoon Shootout in Blackman Township

Police from the county’s major agencies were involved in a shootout Sunday afternoon, injuring one man, at around 2:45 PM at Tyson and Watts Streets off East Michigan Avenue in Blackman Township.

The man was sent to Henry Ford Allegiance Health. His injuries are unkown at this time. No others were hurt.

Around 20 minutes earlier, there was a report of an armed robbery at the East Michigan Ave Dollar General.

It is unknown if the two events have a connection, as police have not released details of the robbery.

The shootout is being investigated by the Michigan State Police.

The armed robbery remains under investigation.