Police ID man shot and killed in Muskegon Heights

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MUSKEGON HEIGHTS, Mich. (WOOD) — Police have identified the man who was shot and killed in Muskegon Heights as Gary Dangelo Phillips II.

The shooting happened shortly after 9 p.m. Monday on 6th Street and Hackley Avenue.

Muskegon Heights Police Chief Joseph Thomas previously told News 8 officers were responding to reports of shots being fired when Phillips was found in a car with a gunshot wound.

Emergency crews tried to save him, but he was pronounced dead shortly after.

It is unclear if the gunshots reported were related to Phillips being shot.

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