Developing – Shooting at home of Michigan Democrat

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Police have launched an investigation and are looking for Michigan Democrat -State Senator Virgil Smith (D) after an altercation at his home in which he allegedly shot a shotgun at his girlfriend, striking her Mercedes.  He was not at home when police arrived.


Michigan State Senator Virgil Smith is sought in a shooting incident at his home.

The incident happened early Sunday morning at the home of Senator Virgil Smith, after a “domestic violence” situation that resulted in a shotgun blast at the Mercedes belonging to his girlfriend. No one was injured in the incident, but police are searching for the Senator.

Fox News wrote,

Smith, a Democrat, represents parts of Detroit, Dearborn and all of Allen Park. He is chairman of the Michigan Legislative Black Caucus, is currently serving a second term as a state senator for the state’s 4th Senate District.

According to Smith’s website, he attended Michigan State University, where he earned a bachelor’s degree in political science, and Western Michigan University, where he received a master’s degree in public administration.

He was given the Man of Excellence Award by the Michigan Chronicle last year, the site states, and was named Legislator of the Year by the Michigan Bankers Association in 2014.



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