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Police identify man killed in Grand Rapids Shooting

Posted at 4:18 PM, Apr 24, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-24 16:19:22-04

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — The Grand Rapids Police Department identified the victim that did not survive in the Northeast side shooting Wednesday.

Fifty-Five year-old Earnest Griffen was found in an apartment near the 800 block of Carrier Creek Boulevard. The Grand Rapids man was declared dead at the scene. His death has been ruled a homicide by the Kent County Medical Examiner.

GRPD is asking anyone with information in this case to call the police at 616-456-3400 or Silent Observer at 616-774-2345.