MUSKEGON, Mich. (WOOD) — A man was killed and a teenager was hurt in a Thursday evening shooting in Muskegon.
It happened around 8:45 p.m. in the 300 block of Amity Avenue near Fork Street, Muskegon County Dispatch told News 8. Responding officers were told there had been a shooting and two people were hurt.
When they arrived, the officers found a 44-year-old Muskegon man who was shot in the chest and a 15-year-old Muskegon girl who had been shot in the back. Dispatch originally told News 8 that the girl was 14 years old.
The man died at the hospital, the Muskegon Police Department said. His name has not been released.
The teenager was taken to the hospital. MPD said her condition was stable. The extent of her injuries is unknown.
MPD said a 39-year-old Muskegon man who is connected to the incident is in custody on unrelated charges.
The shooting is under investigation.