Police investigate shooting in southeast Grand Rapids

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Authorities are investigating a shooting in southeast Grand Rapids Friday morning.

Dispatchers confirmed to News 8 that the Grand Rapids Police Department is at the scene of a shooting that occurred shortly before 6 a.m. Friday on Wealthy Street SE near the intersection of Eastern Avenue SE.

Police block off a portion of Wealthy Street near the intersection of Eastern Avenue in Grand Rapids Friday, July 8, 2022.

Police blocked off part of Wealthy Street. Drivers are advised to avoid the area and seek an alternate route while authorities investigate.

A News 8 crew at the scene saw a person being taken away in an ambulance. Their injuries and condition are unknown.

Authorities have not released any additional information regarding the shooting.

News 8 has a team on the scene working to find more information. Check back to woodtv.com for updates throughout the day.

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