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Suspect arraigned in connection to weekend Holland Twp shooting

Posted at 7:01 PM, Feb 16, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-20 16:53:01-05
Edwind Serrato, 27. Image courtesy Ottawa County Jail.

Edwind Serrato, 27. Image courtesy Ottawa County Jail.

OTTAWA COUNTY, Mich. — Ottawa County deputies have made an arrest in their investigation into a Sunday morning shooting in Holland Township.

Edwind Isreal Serrato, 27, was arraigned Tuesday afternoon in Holland District Court in charges related to the weekend shooting that left a 21-year-old man injured. He was charged with assault with intent to murder and felony firearms.

The shooting happened in the 3700 block of 136th Avenue in Holland Township at around 2 AM Sunday morning. The injured man was taken to the hospital and treated for life-threatening injuries, where he was later released.

Investigators mentioned that their initial investigation was difficult due to a lack of cooperation, but tips led them to the home of the suspect, where they believe they found the handgun used in the shooting .

This incident may be gang-related, deputies say. The investigation is ongoing.

Serrato’s bond was set at $250,000. He’s lodged at the Ottawa County jail.