GRPD presence in West Side early Sunday

Grand Rapids
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GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — The Grand Rapids Police Department was dispatched to a home on the westside for a report of gun fire early Sunday. 

It happened near the intersection of Turner Avenue NW and Leonard Street NW at 2:15 a.m.

Justin Williams, a resident of the area, said he saw someone run through his backyard and hop the fence, allegedly carrying a gun. That’s when Williams called the police. 

There have been no injuries reported at this time. 

Police have not made any arrests and have not confirmed if a shooting took place. 

Police said Monday they were are looking into the possibility that the incident may be linked to two other shootings in Grand Rapids over the weekend: a homicide on Boston Street at Kalamazoo Avenue and a nonfatal shooting along S. Division Avenue in the Heartside neighborhood.

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