3 injured in 2 separate shootings

MUSKEGON HEIGHTS, Mich. (WOOD) — Three people were injured during two separate shootings in Muskegon Heights Wednesday evening.

Police were first called to a shooting in the area of Summit and 5th Street around 7:15 p.m. where a 19-year-old man was shot three times.

The victim was taken to a hospital where he is listed in critical condition.

A 30-year-old woman who was walking in the area was also hit during the gunfire and suffered a gunshot wound to the legs. Police originally listed her age as 15, but later corrected it. They did not release any information about her condition.

A second shooting occurred around just before 9 p.m. in the 2500 block of 7th street where an 18-year-old man was hit twice. He was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Muskegon Heights Police have a person of interest in one of the shooting incidents. It’s still unknown if the shootings are related.

Anyone with information on either of the shootings is asked to contact the Muskegon Heights Detective Bureau at 231.733.8900 or call Silent Observer at 72-CRIME.

 

WOOD TV8 provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s