MUSKEGON, Mich. (WZZM) - A 17-year-old is dead after a shooting in Muskegon overnight.

Elijah Jaquan Henderson of Muskegon was found with gunshot wounds in the 1300 block of 5th Street near Strong Ave. He was taken to the hospital by ambulance where he was pronounced dead.

Several shots were reported to have been fired in the area at about 1:00am. Police say that Henderson was shot while walking in the area.

The investigation is ongoing and any witnesses to this incident or persons with additional information are asked to contact Muskegon County Central Dispatch 911 or Silent Observer at 231-72-CRIME