Shooting At Off Campus Student Housing Building At FSU

Posted at 7:49 AM, Feb 01, 2014
and last updated 2014-02-01 11:22:04-05


BIG RAPIDS, Mich. — -According to the Ferris State University website, Ferris State University Police and the Big Rapids Department of Public Safety are investigating a shooting at an off campus student housing complex.

Police say the shooting took place Saturday, Feb 1 at Venlo Place around 4:15 A.M.

A male, who is a Ferris State student, was shot by an unknown suspect and has been hospitalized in Grand Rapids.

According to police, the suspect is believed to be a 6’0 ft. tall, black male with dreadlocks.

The area is being contained and residents around this location are advised to stay inside.

Anyone with any information is asked to notify public safety at (231) 591-5000.