The shooting happened at 3:45 Thursday afternoon at the Grand River Elementary School playground on the north side of town.
When police arrived on scene they found the 17 year old black male with several gunshot wounds to the chest. He was taken into emergency surgery at Sparrow Hospital. Several hours were spent in the operating room. More surgery is expected on Friday.
Police canvassed the area, interviewing witnesses and searching for a male suspect.
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