Teen shot overnight in Grand Rapids

Posted at 1:48 PM, Oct 31, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-31 13:48:41-04

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. – A Grand Rapids teen was wounded in an early morning shooting on the southeast side.

Police say they were called to a shooting in the 1400 block of Cass Avenue SE about 12:30am.  When they arrived, they didn’t find any victims.

At about 2:00am, police were called to an area hospital where a 17-year-old male was being treated for a gunshot wound to his upper torso.  His injuries are said to be non-life threatening.

Police say witnesses have told them that the victim was walking on Cass Avenue when he was shot.  It is unknown where the shots came from.

Anyone with information should call Grand Rapids Police at 616-456-3400 or Silent Observer at 616-774-2345.