4th of July Shooter Suspect in Custody

Posted at 7:56 AM, Aug 10, 2013
and last updated 2013-08-10 08:51:32-04

KALAMAZOO, Mich. – The person accused of firing multiple shots on the 4th of July, one of which struck a man in the leg, is in custody.

After searching for more than a month police said they’ve arrested Okoli Staggers, 21.

Witnesses said at least 17 shots were fired that night.

The family of the victim said there were also children nearby who ran for cover.

The victim has been treated and released from the hospital.