89
      Wednesday
      86 / 65
      Thursday
      86 / 66
      Friday
      87 / 66

      State trooper hospitalized after shootout

      Authorities say a state trooper is recovering after being shot in Saginaw in an exchange of gunfire that also left a suspect wounded.

      Police say the trooper, who was wearing a bullet-resistant vest, was briefly hospitalized before being released later Thursday night. Police say Friday the suspect was hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries.

      MLive.com reports that police responded about 9 p.m. Thursday to a reported shooting and the suspect fled the scene. State police say troopers saw a man matching the suspect's description enter an abandoned home.

      When officers approached, police say a shooting ensued.

      An area roadway was shut down as police investigated.