GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (Feb. 18, 2014) — A person of interest in the fatal Jan. 31 shooting near Michigan State University was arrested after a brief standoff in Grand Rapids Tuesday night.
Sources close to the investigation say that that man is 19-year-old Marqua McCoy.
Police began investigating a home in the 800 block of Temple Street SE at about 7 p.m. They later surrounded the home before the man surrendered at approximately 8:30 p.m.
According to Grand Rapids Police, Temple Street was blocked off in the area of Butler and Marshall avenues.
McCoy is a parole absconder, according to the Michigan Department of Corrections.
Dominique Nolff, 20, of Middleville was killed in that homicide at Cedar Village Apartments near MSU’s campus. His roommate, 20-year-old Corbin Holwerda, of Grand Haven was injured but has since been released from the hospital.