2 shot in Grand Rapids, several taken into custody

Grand Rapids

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Grand Rapids police are investigating after two people were shot on the southeast side of the city early Wednesday.

It happened around 1:15 a.m. on Stahl Drive, off E Paris Avenue and 28th Street.

Grand Rapids police say the two victims are at Spectrum Blodgett Hospital. Police say a 21-year-old man and a 22 -year-old man were both shot in the thigh. The 21-yearold is in stable condition and the 22-year-old is in critical condition.

Witnesses told police the suspects ran in different directions, but at least one told police that one of them ran into one of the hotels in the area.

Grand Rapids police say several people were taken into custody from a hotel room at Homewood Suites, but they do not know how they were all involved at this time.

Officers are still investigating. Anyone with information is asked to call police at 616.456.3400 or Silent Observer at 616.774.2345.

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