Teen shot while riding bike in NE GR


GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Grand Rapids police continue to investigate a shooting in which a teen was injured in his lower extremities while riding his bicycle Wednesday evening.

It happened in the 600 block of Clancy Avenue near Fairbanks Street NE in Grand Rapids.

Grand Rapids police on the scene of a shooting in the area of Fairbanks Street and Clancy Avenue NE. (May 7, 2014)One witness told 24 Hour News 8 he heard seven or eight shots before seeing the wounded victim.

After being shot, police say, the 16-year-old male entered a home in the area to call police.

His injuries are not considered life-threatening, police on the scene said, but he was hospitalized.

Grand Rapids police said that as of early Thursday afternoon, no arrests had been made in the shooting.

The circumstances leading up to the shooting are not yet known.

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