**ALL PROCEEDS TO BENEFIT FAMILY OF LOREN COURTS via the DETROIT PUBLIC SAFETY FOUNDATION**
Police Officer Loren Courts was shot and killed while responding to a shooting call near the intersection of Joy Road and Marlowe Street at about 7:30 pm.
When Officer Courts and his partner arrived on the scene the subject immediately began shooting at them, striking Officer Courts.
Officer Courts was transported to Sinai Grace Hospital where he succumbed to his wounds a short time later.
Officer Courts had served with the Detroit Police Department for five years and was assigned to the 2nd precinct. He is survived by his wife, son, daughter, and parents. His father had recently retired from the Detroit Police Department.