Suspected gunman taken into custody as police investigate shooting, crash in Lansing
Investigation is ongoing.
LANSING, Mich. (WILX) - Police are investigating a shooting that occurred Monday afternoon in Lansing.
According to authorities, police officers were dispatched to a home located near the intersection of Herbert and Norman Streets, just west of Cedar Street, on reports of a shooting.
Police said two people had been shot and the suspected gunman had fled the area.
The victims -- a 33-year-old woman and a 20-year-old man -- were taken to a nearby hospital and are expected to survive.
Authorities said an Ingham County Sheriff’s deputy observed a vehicle that matched the suspect’s on Pennsylvania Avenue, near Saginaw Street. The deputy attempted a traffic stop, but the suspected gunman fled, resulting in a pursuit.
Police said the vehicle was involved in a collision with another vehicle near the intersection of Ottawa and Walnut streets. No injuries were reported.
Authorities said the suspected gunman, a 33-year-old man, was taken into police custody and a handgun was recovered.
The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information is urged to contact the Lansing Police Department at 517-483-4600.
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