GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — A woman was taken to the hospital following a shooting in Grand Rapids Saturday afternoon.
At 12:40 p.m., officers with the Grand Rapids Police Department responded to a report of a shooting near M.L.K. Jr Street SE and Dallas Avenue SE. Police say when officers arrived they found a woman with a gunshot wound to the chest.
She was taken to a local hospital, where she is now in stable condition after a period of “fighting for her life,” GRPD Chief Eric Winstrom said.
Winstrom believes the woman was likely walking in the area when the shooting happened. He added that there is no suspect information, but said officers are canvassing and looking at video.
MLK Jr St has been blocked off from Dallas Avenue to Neland Avenue.
Anyone with information about what happened is asked to call GRPD at 616.456.3380 or Silent Observer at 616.774.2345.
The investigation is ongoing.
News 8 will update as we learn more.