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UPDATE: Delta Township victim identified

shooting victim ID'd
Posted at 1:21 PM, Sep 15, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-15 13:21:49-04

LANSING, Mich. — The victim in the Sunday shooting that left one man dead in Delta Township, has been identified. The 33-year-old man from Lansing is Paris Wells.

At approximately 9:24 p.m., on Sunday Night, Eaton County Deputies assigned to Delta Township were dispatched to a man with a gun/possible shooting at the Red Roof Inn on W. Saginaw Highway.

When deputies arrived, they quickly located Wells with a gunshot wound on the north side of the building.

Wells was transported to Sparrow where he was pronounced dead.

A suspect was taken into custody, and police say there is no immediate threat to the public, though the investigation is ongoing.