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Authorities investigating shooting at Montcalm Co. home

Posted: 4:34 PM, Nov 11, 2019
Updated: 2019-11-11 17:10:15-05

PINE TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Authorities are investigating a shooting at a home in Montcalm County.

Police were called shortly after 11 a.m. Monday to a home on Backus Road in Pine Township, northwest of Greenville.

Authorities say a 51-year-old man fired a shot at a 73-year-old man but missed him and hit a 56-year-old woman in her hand.

The alleged shooter surrendered himself to authorities and is in police custody.

As of 2:30 p.m., investigators were still waiting on a search warrant to get inside the home.

Circumstances surrounding the shooting weren’t immediately clear.

The victim was taken to a Grand Rapids hospital in stable condition.