Man shot by East Lansing police at Lake Lansing Meijer charged with 7 felonies

Man shot by East Lansing police charged with 7 felonies
Published: Aug. 23, 2022 at 10:29 PM EDT|Updated: Aug. 25, 2022 at 7:05 PM EDT
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EAST LANSING, Mich. (WILX) - The man shot by East Lansing police in a Meijer parking lot has been charged with seven felonies.

Court documents show DeAnthony VanAtten has been charged with four counts of assaulting and obstructing a police officer and receiving and concealing a stolen firearm. The date of the offense is listed April 25, the same day an East Lansing police officer shot VanAtten outside the Lake Lansing Meijer store.

VanAtten was arraigned Thursday.

Update: No charges for East Lansing police in Meijer shooting

Video of the shooting was released by the East Lansing Police Department. It captured VanAtten running out of the store and into a parking lot, where he was shot.

The full, unedited video can be viewed at the following link: WARNING - GRAPHIC CONTENT.

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