Police: 19-year-old shot, killed in Grand Rapids

Grand Rapids

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — A man was killed in a shooting on Grand Rapids’ southwest side Tuesday evening.

Police on Wednesday identified the man killed as Angel Armando DeLeon, 19, of Grand Rapids.

The shooting happened around 7 p.m. Tuesday in the 2100 block of St. Charles Street, near Cutler Street SW. Grand Rapids Police Department Sgt. John Wittkowski says officers were called there on a report of shots fired and that later callers indicated a man had been shot.

When officers arrived, they found DeLeon with a gunshot wound. He died at the scene.

His death was ruled a homicide by the Kent County Medical Examiner’s Office, GRPD said Wednesday.

The scene of a fatal shooting in Grand Rapids. (March 24, 2020)

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call GRPD at 616.456.3400 or Silent Observer at 616.774.2345.

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