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Detroit — Gil Hill, a Former Detroit City Council president, actor in the “Beverly Hills Cop” films, and ex police official, is in critical condition at DMC Sinai Grace Hospital in Detroit.

“All I can say is that he is in the hospital and is in critical condition,” hospital spokeswoman Bree Glenn said Saturday.

Hill was the inspector over the Detroit Police homicide section. He was known on the big screen for his roles as a homicide supervisor in the “Beverly Hills Cop” movies starring Eddie Murphy.

He also ran against Kwame Kilpatrick for mayor in 2000.

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