KENTWOOD, Mich. (WOOD) — A man is in the hospital after a Friday afternoon shooting at a Kentwood apartment complex.
Around 4:10 p.m., officers with the Kentwood Police Department were sent to Woodland Creek Apartments, located at 3300 E. Paris Ave. SE, after receiving reports that a male was shooting into a vehicle.
Responding officers found a 49-year-old Kentwood man with several apparent gunshot wounds. He was taken to the hospital for treatment. The extent of his injuries is unknown.
Officers have taken a person of interest into custody.
The police department said there is no threat to the public.
A neighbor who had to take a different route home because of the shooting said he’s thankful that police responded quickly.
“There’s a red car with the windows all shot out. It doesn’t look good. I heard an ambulance came. Kudos to the police who came in a hurry,” David Beers, neighbor, said.
Anyone with information is asked to call the Kentwood police detective bureau at 616.656.6604 or Silent Observer at 616.774.2345.
The shooting remains under investigation.
— Correction: A previous version of this article misstated the name of the street Woodland Creek Apartments is located on. We regret the error, which has been fixed.