PD: Boy accidentally shot in Kentwood

Kent County

The building where a boy was accidentally shot in Kentwood. (Jan. 3, 2022)

KENTWOOD, Mich. (WOOD) — Police say a boy was accidentally shot at an apartment complex in Kentwood.

The Kentwood Police Department said officers were called shortly after 7 p.m. Sunday for a report of a shooting near the intersection of 52nd Street and Division Avenue.

The boy was taken to the hospital with a gunshot. Police said his injuries are not considered life-threatening.

Police did not say who shot the child, what led up to the shooting or if anyone was arrested, but investigators said they believe it was an accident.

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