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Teen in critical condition after being shot in Lansing

Posted at 9:35 AM, Nov 27, 2018
and last updated 2018-11-27 09:35:26-05

The Lansing Police Department is investigating a shooting that left a teenager in critical condition Monday night.

Lansing police say the 14-year-old victim showed up at Sparrow Hospital with a gunshot wound around 10:30 p.m.

An investigation later revealed a shooting had taken place in the 1700 block of Teel Avenue a short time before.

The victim underwent surgery and was in critical condition Tuesday morning, police said.

A few hours later, Lansing police tell FOX 47 a teenage suspect was taken into custody. The boy is being questioned by police at this time.

Lansing police say the shooting does not appear to be a random act and there is no threat to the public.

Anyone with information regarding the shooting is asked to call the Lansing Police Department at 517-483-4600.

FOX 47 is working to get more details and will update the story as more information becomes available.