Detroit Police: Wayne State University officer shot

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DETROIT — A spokeswoman for the Detroit Police Department says that an officer from a university in the city has been shot.

Officer Shanelle Williams says that the victim of the Tuesday shooting is a Wayne State University officer. She had no additional information.

The school has more than 27,000 students and is located in the heart Detroit.

The shooting follows four recent incidents in which law enforcement officers were shot.

A detective was fatally shot in San Antonio, Texas, on Sunday. Also Sunday, police officers were shot in St. Louis, in Gladstone, Missouri, and in Sanibel, Florida.

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