Grand Rapids Police: 1 injured in Burton St. shooting

Posted at 3:49 PM, Dec 16, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-16 22:14:58-05

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Grand Rapids Police say one person was injured Friday in a shooting on the city’s southeast side.

The shooting happened at about 3:30 p.m. near Burton Street SE and Eastern.  Officers say a man was shot in the hip while outside a business.

He ran to nearby Ellington Academy for help, where the principal called 911.  He was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Police don’t have a suspect in custody.  Anyone with information is asked to contact Grand Rapids Police at 616-456-3400