West Bloomfield Township police officer killed

10:26 am
Mon September 10, 2012

West Bloomfield Township police officer killed

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The Detroit News followed a standoff police had with a gunman in West Bloomfield Township overnight. West Bloomfield Township Officer Patrick O'Rourke was killed.
West Bloomfield Township - A 12-year veteran of the police department was fatally shot Sunday night at a home near Pontiac Trail and Halsted, prompting a police standoff with gunfire exchanges for more than 10 hours. According to authorities, police responding 10 p.m.