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, 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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