13-year-old boy shot at Muskegon High School

Posted at 6:03 PM, Aug 30, 2014
and last updated 2014-08-30 18:55:20-04

MUSKEGON, Mich.- A 13-year-old boy is recovering after being shot in the foot near Muskegon High School.

According to the Muskegon Police Department, officers found the teenager with a gunshot wound to his foot around 8:30 p.m. Officers said the bullet appeared to go in through the top of his foot and out through the bottom.

Officers did recover a handgun at the scene.

The 13-year-old boy was taken to Hackley Hospital and is expected to be okay.

Muskegon High School hosted Detroit Catholic Central in a football game, but investigators say the boy was not attending the game.

This incident remains under investigation by the Muskegon Police Department.

If anyone has any information on this incident please call the Muskegon Police Department as 231-724-6750 or Silent Observer at 231-722-7463.