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Man shot, dies in neighbor driveway trying to get help

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Posted at 6:54 PM, May 20, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-20 18:54:48-04

KENT CITY, Mich. — Kent County Deputies are investigating a suspicious death in Kent City after a man died trying to get help for a gunshot wound.

The Kent County Sheriff's Office tells FOX 17 the victim went to his neighbor's house and told them he had been shot. Witnesses told police a blue Honda Pilot was seen speeding away.

Deputies were called, but the man had died by the time they got there. An 18 year old man was arrested at a nearby Pilot truck stop driving a vehicle matching the one seen by witnesses.

A warrant was served for the victim's home, which is being searched Wednesday night.

We will update this story as soon as more information is available.