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One person shot near downtown Grand Rapids

GRAND RAPIDS, MI -- One person was shot near downtown Grand Rapids about 7:15 p.m. Tuesday, May 24. The extent of the person’s injuries was not immediately known. Police responded to an alley along Cherry Street, between Division and Commerce avenues, about 7:15 p.m. for the shooting. Officers taped...
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Fight leads to deadly shooting in downtown Grand Rapids

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — A man is dead after a shooting in downtown Grand Rapids. The shooting took place near the intersection of Cherry St. SE and Division Avenue. Grand Rapids Police Chief Eric Winstrom says it started as a fight between two people in an alleyway. The fight spilled out onto Division Ave. & Commerce St. That’s when the suspect shot a man in his 20s and took off. Police are still searching for the suspect.
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Holland man critically stabbed repeatedly, suspect in custody

HOLLAND TWP. — A Holland man was critically stabbed Tuesday, according to police.  The Ottawa County Sheriff's Office responded to multiple 911 calls of a male subject being stabbed multiple times at 5:28 p.m. on May 24 in the 13700 block of Westwood Lane. According to police, there was a verbal argument between a 31-year-old Holland man who arrived at the scene and the victim, a 25-year-old Holland man. During the argument, the 31-year-old stabbed the victim multiple...

Man critically injured after argument turns to stabbing in Holland

OTTAWA COUNTY, Mich. — A man is critically injured after a stabbing in Holland, the Ottawa County Sheriff's Office says. A suspect was taken into custody. Around 5:28 p.m. Tuesday, police responded to multiple reports of a stabbing in the area of 13700 Westwood Drive. Police believe the suspect,...

Eastbound I-196 near Zeeland closed after crash

ZEELAND, MI -- Authorities have closed eastbound I-196 at Byron Road after a crash involving a semi-truck. The crash was reported about 6:45 p.m. The freeway is under construction in the area. The extent of any injuries was not immediately known. More from MLive.

Lansing boxer Michael Lynn III wins 2022 Michigan Golden Gloves State Championship; talks diet, discipline, and future goals within the sport of boxing | Current Sports | May 24, 2022

On today's Current Sports with Al Martin we are joined by local boxer Michael Lynn III, of 'Team Glass', who won the 2022 Golden Glove State Championship last weekend at the DeltaPlex Arena in Grand Rapids at the 165lbs division. Lynn III talks about how a certain Netflix show inspired him to re-enter the world of boxing, after having a successful high school football / college career. Also, Lynn III opens up about the discipline within the sport and future goals after having such admirable early success. That, and more, on this Tuesday edition of Current Sports!

GR clerk: Petition signature payouts could've contributed to fraudulency

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Five candidates for the governor's race in Michigan didn't get enough valid signatures to qualify to be on the ballot. Grand Rapids' City Clerk Joel Hondorp has a feeling he might know where the problem lies. “It used to be a grassroots endeavor,” Hondorp said....

Holland man stabbed, assailant taken into custody

HOLLAND, Mich. — A man is critically injured after an argument turned into a stabbing. This evening, the Ottawa County Sheriff's office were called to 13700 Westwood Dr. to investigate a stabbing. Police say that the victim had been stabbed multiple times in the abdomen and was taken to...

Grand Rapids police oversight office slated to double in staff size

GRAND RAPIDS, MI – Grand Rapids’ police oversight office is set to more than double in staffing size. The staffing expansion comes in the wake of increased scrutiny on the police department following the killing of Patrick Lyoya by a Grand Rapids police officer. The city’s Office of...