Man shot in the rear in southeast Grand Rapids

Posted at 12:33 PM, Aug 29, 2015
and last updated 2015-08-29 12:33:55-04

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — A man was shot in the buttocks early Saturday morning in southeast Grand Rapids, police say.

At around 4:30 AM, a 35-year-old man was shot near Eastern Ave SE and Bates St.

He was taken to the hospital and was treated for non-life threatening injuries.

Police say that after shooting the man, the suspect fled the scene in a grey, four-door sedan.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Grand Rapids Police Department at 616.456.3403.