One Man Has Died After Morning Shooting

Posted at 12:10 PM, Mar 16, 2013
and last updated 2013-03-16 14:20:58-04

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich-  One man has died after a shooting at a birthday party Friday night. Derecko Martin passed away this morning from a gunshot wound.  The other man Phillip Williams is still being treated for his injuries at Spectrum Butterworth Hospital.

Prior to the shooting, uninvited guests arrived at the party and started an argument, according to Grand Rapids Police. One of the guests then took out a handgun. The other guests tried to hold the shooter down when shots were fired.

No suspects have been identified in this incident. If anyone has any information please call Silent Observer.