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Police say a 4-year-old boy has died after being wounded in a shooting that killed his estranged parents in southwestern Michigan. Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety Assistant Chief Vernon Coakley said the shooting Thursday morning outside a home killed Julina G. Gibson and Nicholas A. Mitchell and left the child in critical condition.

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Police say three people have been shot, including two fatally, at a home in southwestern Michigan following what was described as a family disturbance. The Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety says the person believed responsible for the early Thursday shooting of a child and two adults has been accounted for and there's no danger to the public. 

One of those shot may have been the one who fired the shots. Deputy Chief Karianne Thomas confirmed to the Kalamazoo Gazette that two people died, but didn't specify whether the child was among them.

A 21-year-man faces charges including careless discharge of a weapon in a shooting that wounded a 15-year-old girl outside a Michigan school. Police say the girl was in a SUV with her parents and Kahlil Jamal Withers-Fleming about 4:30 p.m. Friday when a shot was fired inside the vehicle, which was parked in a lot at Pattengill Academy in Lansing. 

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A 21-year-man was being sought as a person of interest in the shooting of a 15-year-old girl outside a Lansing school. Police say the girl was in a SUV with her parents and a 21-year-old man about 4:30 p.m. Friday when a shot was fired inside the vehicle which was parked in a lot at Pattengill Academy. The girl was listed Friday night in stable condition. 

A man has been shot in the chest by police executing search warrants in western Michigan. Grand Rapids police say the man was shot about 4 a.m. Sunday as members of the Kent County sheriff's office were trying to arrest him and another person at an apartment complex.

He was in critical condition at a hospital. The drug investigation involved a task force that included the sheriff's office and other police agencies. The task force made several arrests. No officers were injured. Grand Rapids police are investigating the shooting.

A man has been sentenced to 28 to 90 years in prison for a shooting at a Grand Rapids party that killed one person and injured eight others. Twenty-one-year-old Jokari Lowery learned his sentence Thursday after pleading no contest to second-degree murder for killing 21-year-old Juwan Boykin on Oct. 9. 

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Police are searching for a 32-year-old man suspected in two slayings across two southwestern Michigan counties. A man was shot about 10:15 p.m. Thursday in St. Joseph County's Florence Township by the suspect who forced his way into a home. The victim later died at a hospital. Police say the two men knew each other. 

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Police in eastern Michigan say an officer fatally shot a man during an altercation following a traffic stop, and that a second officer was shot in the arm during the incident. Saginaw Township Police Chief Don Pussehl says the man was pulled over Wednesday on suspicion of drunken driving. 

A Michigan county prosecutor has ruled that a police officer's actions in the fatal shooting of a 73-year-old man were justified. Authorities say Manistee Police Officer Doug Vansickle shot Lee Pat Milks on March 28 after he came out of the house with a gun and told the officer to leave. Police say the officer was conducting ordinance enforcement. 

3 Michigan congressmen at baseball field during shooting

Jun 14, 2017

Three Republican members of Michigan's congressional delegation were among lawmakers who were practicing baseball when a gunman opened fire at the field in suburban Washington. U.S. Rep. Mike Bishop gave an eyewitness account Wednesday to Detroit radio station WWJ. He says many more people would have been shot if security staff hadn't returned fire. Bishop says he was at home plate when the gunman approached with a rifle. 

U.S. Rep. Steve Scalise of Louisiana was shot. Bishop says Scalise was a "sitting duck" on second base. Bishop says fellow

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