SPRINGFIELD, Mich. – A 49-year-old man is in police custody following an altercation in which police say a handgun was fired.
Police responded to reports of a shooting in the 1300 block of Avenue A around 12:45 p.m. Saturday afternoon.
It was determined after arriving on scene that the shooting happened after two men had gotten into an altercation, with one of the men brandishing a handgun and firing at the other. The suspect then allegedly fled in a vehicle.
After an initial investigation, police were able to locate the suspect’s residence and speak to a female that lived there. They searched the residence and were able to find the suspected firearm.
The suspect was lodged at Calhoun County Jail for:
- Assault with Intent to Commit Great Bodily Harm
- Possession of a Firearm During the Commission of a Felony