Two Dead in Separate Shootings Saturday in Grand Rapids
GRPD are investigating after two people were killed in separate shootings early Saturday.
According to a post from the GRPD, these are the 12th and 13th homicides of 2019.
The first shooting occurred around 2a.m. in the 1000 block of Ionia Ave SW. Before police were able to locate the victim, an adult male with an apparent gunshot wound was brought to an area hospital and later pronounced dead.
Then, around 3:20a.m. officers responded to a report of the sound of shots near Diamond Ave SE and Sigsbee Street SE. Upon arrival, police found an adult male with multiple gunshot wounds. He was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Police do not believe the two shootings are connected.
Anyone with information is asked to contact GRPD directly at 456-3400, or anonymously at 774-2345.