Man shot behind restaurant, not cooperating with police

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GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — A man was shot behind a restaurant on the city’s southwest side Sunday night.

Grand Rapids Police told FOX 17 the victim, a man in his 20s, was shot behind Tacos El Cunado on Grandville Avenue SW just before 8 p.m.

The man left the scene and later showed up to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries and is expected to survive, according to police.

“I don’t know if it was a meet up, this was arranged, or this is a group of people that knew each other or not.They ended up at El Cunado. As far as I can tell, they aren’t patrons of this place or anything related to El Cunado,” said Sgt. Neil Gomez with the GRPD.

Police said the victim and witnesses on scene were not cooperating with investigators.

No arrests have been made.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Grand Rapids Police Department or Silent Observer at 616-774-2345.

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4 comments

  • NO PC FOR Me

    Oh but more gun laws or Hillary’s confiscation will stop this..oh yeah.
    see, take guns away from lawful people, and the criminals will start obeying the law…see how works if your brain is wired left…

  • Dan Rathke

    This is the second shooting this month within close proximity to both Southwest Community Campus School and Caesar Chavez School but no Grand Rapids news agency has bothered to acknowledge this fact. 
    I can only imagine the reaction if this happened in a East Grand Rapids school neighborhood.