GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) - Grand Rapids police are trying to identify the suspect in an overnight shooting where one teenager was killed and another was injured.
The shooting happened just after 1 a.m. at Rau's Party Store in the 2000 block of South Division Avenue.
Police told 24 Hour News 8 that when they arrived, they found Carlos Roy-Papo James-Martinez, 18, lying in the parking lot behind the store. He had multiple gunshot wounds and was pronounced dead at the scene.
The other victim, a 15-year-old boy, was found at a nearby home where he ran to for aid. He was treated and released from Mercy Health Saint Mary's Campus for a gunshot wound to his hip, according to officials.
Police interviewed several witnesses who told police that the victims were at the store when two men approached them.
According to witnesses, the suspects inquired about getting some marijuana. The victims told the suspects that they didn't have any and started to walk away, and then the suspects began shooting.
On Monday afternoon, Grand Rapids police said that while they were receiving some good tips and witnesses were being cooperative, no one knew who the shooter was.
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