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Police: Victim in Wyoming shooting not expected to survive, arrest made

Police do not believe the victim in the shooting will survive. A Grandville man was arrested Wednesday morning in connection to the incident.

WYOMING, Mich. — Authorities in Wyoming have arrested a person of interest in a shooting that sent a man to the hospital. Police do not believe the victim will survive. 

It happened just after 10:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 22, at a home on Arnold Avenue SW, near Burton Street SW. 

According to a press release from the Wyoming Department of Public Safety, officers in the area located a 33-year-old Wyoming man suffering from a gunshot wound. 

The victim was taken to the hospital, but police said he is not expected to survive. His name is being withheld until authorities can notify the victim's family of the situation. 

Overnight, investigators continued to work the case and discovered a person of interest in the shooting. That person, a 44-year-old Grandville man, was taken into custody around 7:30 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 23., on Vermont Avenue in Grandville. 

Once investigators gather more information, the case will be sent to the Kent County Prosecutor's Office. If charged, the name of the suspect will be publicized following an arraignment. 

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