GRANT TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — A man was shot and killed near Montague Sunday, deputies say.
It happened around 12 p.m. in the 8000 block of Robinhood Drive off of W Webster Road in Grant Township. First responders were sent to a home in Grant Township on reports of a person shot, the Oceana County Sheriff’s Office said in a release. It said they found the victim, a 28-year-old man from Muskegon County, who was pronounced dead at the scene.
His name is not being released pending the notification of family.
Law enforcement in neighboring counties were asked to watch for the suspect’s vehicle. Police in Muskegon County found and stopped the vehicle and took the suspect, a 32-year-old from Muskegon County, into custody, the sheriff’s office said.
The Muskegon County Sheriff’s Office said after getting word from dispatchers that the suspect was driving south on US-31, one of its deputies figured out where to intercept the suspect’s pickup truck, spotted it and pulled the driver over.
Oceana deputies believed a gun found with the suspect was the murder weapon.
The Oceana County Sheriff’s Office said a 28-year-old woman from Montague who was also involved was not injured. It did not say how she was involved.
— Correction: A previous version of this article provided an incorrect reference point for the location of the homicide. We regret the error, which has been fixed.