1 shot in back, 1 in foot in Kzoo

Kalamazoo police respond to the scene on Trimble Avenue where two people were shot. (April 27, 2014)
Kalamazoo police respond to the scene on Trimble Avenue where two people were shot. (April 27, 2014)

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (WOOD) — Two people were hurt in a Sunday afternoon shooting in Kalamazoo.

It happened around 4:20 p.m. in the 700 block of Trimble Avenue near E. Main, according to the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety.

Before officers got to the scene, two people were taken to a local hospital. A 23-year-old sustained a gunshot wound to the foot and was later released. A 24-year-old was shot in the back and was listed in stable condition Sunday evening.

KDPS said multiple people were seen running from the scene. One was described as a 5-foot-9, skinny black male wearing a white T-shirt, blue jeans and tan boots.

Anyone with information is asked to call KDPS at 269.337.8994 or Silent Observer at 269.343.2100.

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