1 shot on Grand Rapids’ southeast side

Grand Rapids

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Police are investigating after a person was shot on Grand Rapids’ southeast side Wednesday night.

The Grand Rapids Police Department said officers were called around 8:40 p.m. after 15 to 20 shots were heard in the area of Bates Street SE near Neland Avenue SE.

While officers were heading to the scene, a shooting victim showed up at St. Mary’s Hospital. The 18-year-old victim had a gunshot wound to his back. He is in stable but serious condition, according to GRPD.

Two houses on Bates were also struck by gunfire, police said.

There is no suspect information at this time.

Anyone with information can call GRPD at 616.456.3400 or Silent Observer at 616.774.2345.

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