Battle Creek investigate shooting at park

Battle Creek police cruiser
Posted at 5:47 AM, Sep 07, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-07 05:56:33-04

BATTLE CREEK, Mich. — Battle Creek police are investigating a shooting that injured two people at Claude Evans Park Sunday evening.

A group of people were standing a parking lot near the park when a black SUV pulled up and someone in the car fired several shots before fleeing the scene.

A 20-year-old woman was struck in the leg and back and a 32-year-old man was shot in the abdomen and arm.

Both victims were taken to the hospital by friends.

The man's injuries are considered non-life threatening.

The woman was treated for injuries and has since been released from the hospital.

This incident is being investigated by the Battle Creek police department.