The department has identified him as 28-year veteran Rodney Jones.
We're told Jones was riding his motorcycle on South Saginaw Street when he stopped his bike and collapsed Saturday afternoon.
EMT's treated him at the scene and rushed him to Hurley Hospital where he died. A DPD spokesperson says he died from a medical condition.
Officer Jones is survived by his wife and children.
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Detroit Police Department
Saturday, September 14, 2013