Grand Rapids Police Seek Suspect in July 28 Shooting

Posted at 9:37 PM, Aug 22, 2013
and last updated 2013-08-22 21:37:57-04

Screen shot 2013-08-22 at 9.24.32 PMGRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — The man suspected of shooting a 17-year-old in the back in southeast Grand Rapids July 28 is still at large.

Police are seeking help locating 23-year-old Deoblo Williams-Simpson.  Simpson allegedly shot Jalen Thomas in the back near Franklin Street and Eastern Avenue, sending him to the hospital with serious injuries.   He is wanted for assault with intent to murder.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts should contact Grand Rapids police at 616-456-3604 or Silent Observer at 616-774-2345.