Detroit officer badly hurt after being shot by suspect

A Detroit police officer, shot while responding to a domestic violence call, remains in critical condition.

DETROIT, MICH. - An officer with the Detroit Police Department is in very serious condition after a shooting Sunday, April 30.

According to our ABC partners at WXYZ, it happened around 10:30 p.m. while officers were responding to a domestic incident.

Officers knocked on the door of a home, and someone inside opened the door and shot at them. The officers returned fire, killing the suspect.

The injured officer was hit in the back of the head and taken to the hospital.

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