Shooting sends Grand Rapids teen to hospital; no one in custody

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GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Grand Rapids detectives are trying to identify a suspect in a shooting that sent a teenager to the hospital.

Officers responded to the 1400 block of Cass Avenue SE around 12:25 a.m. Monday after multiple reports of gunfire in the area.

Officers didn’t find any victims at the scene, but a 17-year-old from Grand Rapids showed up at an area hospital just after 2 a.m. with a non-life threatening gunshot wound to his upper torso.

Officers say their preliminary investigation shows the victim was walking on Cass Avenue when the gunfire erupted.

The Grand Rapids Police Department’s Major Case Team has taken over the shooting investigation. Anyone with information in this case is asked to call GRPD at 616.456.3400 or Silent Observer at 616.774.2345.