Police search for person of interest in fatal shooting at GR apartment building

Grand Rapids

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Police are searching for a person of interest after a man was fatally shot at an apartment building in Grand Rapids’ Heritage Hill neighborhood on Friday morning.

The shooting happened around 11:50 a.m. at the Stuyvesant Apartments, located at the intersection of Madison Avenue SE and Cherry Street SE.

Grand Rapids Police Department Sgt. John Wittkowski told News 8 that the 28-year-old victim was found inside an apartment with a gunshot wound and died at the scene. While it’s unknown what led to the shooting, Wittkowski said investigators didn’t believe there was an immediate threat to the public.

Police say the person of interest is a man but did not release the his name or a description of him.

The victim’s name also wasn’t released.

Anyone with information should contact the Grand Rapids Police Department at 616.456.3400 or Silent Observer at 616.774.235.

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