GRPD: 1 person shot; suspect at large

Grand Rapids police at the scene of a shooting Franklin Street and Eastern Avenue on Feb. 8, 2017.

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Grand Rapids police are searching for a suspect after a person was shot Wednesday evening.

Police responded to the 800 block of Franklin Street SE near Eastern Avenue around 5 p.m. for reports of a shooting.

The shooting victim was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

So far, police have taken over a half dozen people into custody from a nearby house to help find the shooting suspect.

Authorities didn’t release details about what led up to the shooting.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Grand Rapids Police Department Major Case Team at 616.456.3604 or 616.774.2340 or Silent Observer at 616.774.2345.