Police ID victim from shooting on Bailey St.

LPD Detectives are currently investigating the incident.
Published: Oct. 26, 2021 at 7:25 AM EDT
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LANSING, Mich. (WILX) - UPDATE: Lansing Police have identified the victim as 34-year-old Elton Johnson, Jr. of Lansing. LPD detectives continue to conduct interviews, follow-up on leads, and process evidence. No one has been arrested at this time.

Johnson is the 23rd homicide victim of 2021, a record-high for the City of Lansing.

One man is dead after a shooting on Bailey Street.

Just before 9 p.m. on Monday, Lansing Police (LPD) were dispatched to the 1500 block of Bailey near Baker. There, officers found a 34-year-old man with an apparent gunshot wound.

Officers performed first aid until Lansing Fire arrived on the scene and transported the victim to a local hospital. He was later pronounced deceased.

LPD Detectives are currently investigating the incident. There is currently no suspect or motive information to share. The case remains an active investigation and information is subject to change as it evolves.

Anyone with information regarding this homicide is asked to contact the Lansing Police Department at (517) 483-4659 or via the Lansing Police Department Facebook page.

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