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St. Joseph PD investigating shooting

Posted at 9:11 PM, Aug 24, 2020
and last updated 2020-08-24 21:11:47-04

ST. JOSEPH, Mich. — The St. Joseph Township Police Department are searching for the suspect in a shooting that left one injured.

The incident occurred around 4:15 p.m. Monday afternoon in the 1000 block of Marion Avenue.

Upon arrival, officers spoke to the 59-year-old victim of Benton Harbor, who suffered non-life threatening injuries after being shot, and was treated and released at Spectrum Lakeland Hospital.

The victim identified the alleged suspect as Shinnarah Lashay Bailey, a 25-year-old female resident of Benton Harbor.

Bailey is also a suspect in an additional shooting incident, which occurred in Benton Township less than 10 minutes prior to the shooting incident on Marion Avenue.

Bailey was described to be driving a newer Hyundai sedan with out of state registration, and is to be considered armed and dangerous.

If she is seen, St. Joseph Township Police warns the public not to approach the suspect, and to contact St. Joseph Township Police Department ((269) 429-6890), Benton Township Police Department ((269) 926-8221), or Berrien County Dispatch ((269) 983-7141) to report her whereabouts.

This investigation is ongoing.