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Jackson teenager hospitalized in shooting

Posted at 12:17 PM, Jul 15, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-15 17:30:05-04

JACKSON, Mich. — On Monday, police are reporting that the victim that was shot at, was dropped off at the hospital in a silver Chrysler vehicle.

The shooting happened around 8:30 p.m. on Friday, July 12 at the intersection of High Street and Greenwood Avenue.

Jackson police said someone in another vehicle opened fire on a car at the intersection.

Witnesses reported that a silver Chrysler was seen taking off from that area at a high rate of speed. That same vehicle was later seen at the hospital.

The gunshot victim, 16, was dropped off at Henry Ford Allegiance Health with non-life threatening injuries, police said.

Police believe the suspect and victim knew each other and the shooting was not random.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call the Jackson Police Department at 517-788-4100.

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