PD: 2 wounded in Grand Rapids shooting

Grand Rapids

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Two people were injured in a shooting on Grand Rapids’ Southeast side Monday night, police say.

It happened just after 10 p.m. on Delaware Street SE east of Jefferson Avenue. The Grand Rapids Police Department said it discovered the victims outside.

GRPD says both victims were shot more than once. Lt. Terry Dixon said they were taken to the hospital with “various injuries about the body,” but that their injuries were not considered life-threatening.

NOW: Police brief the public on a double-shooting near Delaware St. and Jefferson Ave. this evening.

Posted by WOOD TV8 on Monday, July 29, 2019

Witnesses reported seeing a vehicle flee the scene and officers ultimately stopped that vehicle near the intersection of Jefferson Avenue SE and Hall Street. The two people inside were detained for questioning. Dixon said they were so far not being referred to as suspects.

Dixon said Monday night that police had not yet determined a motive for the shooting.

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