Woman fatally shoots girlfriend, calls Pittsfield Twp police

A woman is in custody in connection to the fatal shooting her girlfriend, Pittsfield Township police said.

The shooting happened Saturday night just after 11:45 p.m. in the 3800 block of Sparrow Wood Dr in Pittsfield Township. 

Police said they were responding to call that initially came in as shots fired, but was later determined to be a confirmed shooting.

According to a police press release, the suspect, a 27-year-old woman from Garden City allegedly shot her 27-year-old girlfriend, who is a resident of Pittsfield Township. The suspect then called 911 to report the shooting.

The victim was transported to St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, where she died of her injuries.

The suspect was taken into police custody, pending an arraignment. 

Police are seeking additional information regarding the shooting and direct anyone with information to call 734-822-4911. Callers can remain anonymous by calling 734-822-4958.

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