Man dead, woman wounded in Grand Rapids shooting

Grand Rapids

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — A man was killed and a woman was wounded after a shooting on Grand Rapids’ northwest side Thursday evening.

The shooting happened at around 8:10 p.m. on Lincoln Avenue near Second Street, police said.

Investigators on scene confirmed that a man died at the scene. He was identified Friday as Manuel Salgado, 22, of Grand Rapids.

Another victim, a woman, was transported to the hospital and is expected to survive.

The Grand Rapids Police Department said the victims were confronted by two men, both dressed in dark clothing, before the shooting.

GRPD Sgt. John Wittkowski told News 8 Friday morning that Thursday’s deadly shooting marks the city’s 16th homicide this year.

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