GRPD: Man shot twice; no arrests made

Jefferson Avenue shooting
Grand Rapids police respond to a shooting in the area of Powell Street and Jefferson Avenue. (June 21, 2017)

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Grand Rapids police are trying to track down the person who shot a man twice.

Police say the 25-year-old victim called them around 1:43 a.m. Wednesday.

Police say the preliminary investigation indicates the man was outside a home in the 900 block of Jefferson Avenue when several gunshots sounded.

The victim ran, then realized he had been hit, police said.

Sgt. Terry Dixon said the man was taken to the hospital with gunshot wounds to the thigh and pelvis area. He is expected to survive.

Anyone with information in this case is encouraged to call Grand Rapids police at 616.456.3604 or Silent Observer at 616.774.2345.