Muskegon shooting leaves one injured


MUSKEGON, Mich. — A man was fatally shot at Smith Ryerson Park Sunday night, police say.

After Muskegon police arrived at the scene, they said there was evidence of a shooting. The victim was later located at Trinity Health Hospital.

Police say the victim was a 44-year-old man from Muskegon. He sustained non-life-threatening injuries and is expected to make a full recovery.

Police also say witness statements indicate there was a disturbance before the shooting. Police do not believe the shooting was random.

At this time, no arrests have been made, but police are continuing to investigate the incident. If anyone has any information about this incident, please call the Muskegon Police Department
at 231-724-6750 or Silent Observer at 231-722-7463.

The hospital was quarantined following reports of a shooting.

A spokesperson for Trinity Health Hospital had this to say while the hospital was in lockdown:

“Trinity Health Muskegon is currently under lockdown due to a shooting in the area. As an abundance of caution, our policy is to self-lockdown in situations like this for the safety of our patients and staff. We are not routed at this time, and are still accepting patients in our emergency department.All other visitors and guests are asked to wait until the lockdown is lifted.

We are told that the confinement was lifted shortly before 8 p.m.


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