Grand Rapids shooting suspect turns himself in

Posted at 3:55 PM, Apr 25, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-28 09:51:04-04

UPDATE: Shortly after 9 a.m. Sunday, the Grand Rapids Police Department issued the following update:

Please cancel all wanted information for Terrell Nigel Tate. He turned himself in this morning on his current warrants. The Grand Rapids Police Department would like to thank the community and media partners in their assistance in persuading Mr. Tate to come forward. He is currently lodged at the Kent County Correctional Facility and he is expected in court this week.


GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating the suspect in a Grand Rapids shooting.

The shooting happened around 7:20 p.m. Sunday near the intersection of Cherry Street and Division Avenue. The male victim was hospitalized, but survived.

Police have identified 32-year-old Terrell Nigel Tate as a suspect in the shooting. He is described as being 5-foot-8 and weighing about 170 pounds, and is considered to be armed and dangerous.

Police say he has connections in Grand Rapids and Flint-area.

He is facing charges of assault with intent to commit murder, being a felon in possession of a firearm, carrying a concealed weapon and felony firearm.

Anyone with information on his whereabouts is asked to call Grand Rapids police or Silent Observer.