Teenage Boy Shot In The Face

Posted at 3:46 PM, Jan 01, 2013
and last updated 2013-01-01 15:54:32-05

KALAMAZOO, Mich. –  A 17-year-old boy was shot in the face early Tuesday morning.

The incident happened at the 1200 block of Wells Place.

The victim told officers that he was the passenger in a vehicle being followed by a white Dodge Durango for several blocks. He said the suspects fired several shots from inside the Durango and that one of the bullets struck him in the face.

The boy was transported to Bronson Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Officials are still searching for the suspects.

Anyone with information regarding this case is asked to call Kalamazoo Public Safety at 337-8944 or Silent Observer at 343-2100.