Man Found Shot To Death On Sidewalk

Posted at 11:03 PM, Jan 14, 2013
and last updated 2013-01-15 17:37:22-05

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – A young man was found shot to death in Grand Rapids late Monday evening.

He was identified Tuesday morning at Anthony Dequan Tompkins, 23.

Officials found the victim on the sidewalk near the intersection of Sweet Street and Diamond Avenue NE.

Tomkins appears to have died from a gunshot wound. Several residents reported hearing gunshots in the area, said police.

No arrests have been made, and there is no known motive.

If you know anything about this crime, call the Grand Rapids Police Department at 616-456-3604 or confidentially contact Silent Observer.