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Teen shot in Portland, expected to survive

Posted at 5:16 AM, Sep 03, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-03 05:16:38-04

PORTLAND, Mich. — The Portland Police Department is investigating a shooting in Ionia County that sent a teenager to a hospital Monday night.

Officers responded to a report of a shooting near the Bogue Flats Recreational Area in Portland around 7:15 p.m.

An 18-year-old man was shot and his injuries are not life-threatening. The victim was transported to Sparrow Hospital in Lansing for treatment, Portland police said.

A large group of people met up at the park and someone pulled out a gun during a fight, Portland police said.

Portland police tell Fox 47 they are looking for at least two teenage suspects.

Anyone with information regarding the shooting is asked to call the Portland Police Department at 517-647-7521.

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