Police identify victim in Saturday night shooting in Lansing

Fatal shooting in Lansing
Fatal shooting in Lansing(WILX)
Published: Aug. 28, 2022 at 6:43 AM EDT|Updated: Aug. 29, 2022 at 6:22 PM EDT
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LANSING, Mich. (WILX) - One man is dead after an overnight shooting Saturday in Lansing.

According to authorities, Lansing police were called to South Washington Street near the Capital City Apartments just before 11:30 p.m. When they arrived on the scene, they found a man in a vehicle who had been shot.

Police identified the victim Monday as 36-year-old Anthony Wright Jr.

The Lansing Fire Department transported Wright to a local hospital, where he died from his injuries.

Police say that the investigation is in its early stages and more information will be released when it becomes available. Anyone with information is asked to Investigations Division, D/Sgt Rick Thomas at 517-483-6847.


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