Police: 3 arrests made in Grand Rapids deadly double shooting

The investigation into a deadly double shooting in Grand Rapids has taken a new turn.

GRAND RAPIDS, MICH. - Three arrests have been made in the deadly shooting in Grand Rapids, police say.

On Friday, May 5, Grand Rapids police were called to Grandville Avenue SW near Cordelia Street. When they arrived, police found two men outside on the ground with gunshot wounds.

One of the victims, a 23-year-old man, died from his injuries. The second, a 26-year-old man, was taken to the hospital to treat a gunshot wound to the leg.

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Police spent several hours looking for the suspect on Friday evening, but were unsuccessful. On Saturday morning, police confirmed they have arrested three people in connection to the deadly shooting.

Official charges will be sent to the Kent County Prosecutor's Office for review early next week.

The incident is still under investigation, GRPD's Major Case Team is asking anyone with information to call 616-456-3400 or Silent Observer at 616-774-2345.

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April Stevens is a multi-platform producer at WZZM 13. Have a news tip? Email news@wzzm13.com, visit our Facebook page or Twitter.

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