Grand Rapids Police Department
APPROVED: Sgt. Chris Postma FOR RELEASE: FOR FURTHER INFORMATION: Sgt. Postma Phone: 456-3343 Fax: 456-4490 12-012664
SHOOTING On February 11, 2012 at 11:09 pm, Grand Rapids Police Officers were dispatched to the 1900 block of Francis Ave, on a report of a shooting. Officers arrived and located a victim inside a nearby residence that had been shot. A second victim was located by officers inside a vehicle. Officers later determined that the incident actually took place at Francis Ave N/of Burton St. S.E. Both victims were in the vehicle when they were shot. A single suspect was seen exiting the vehicle then running east across a parking lot and out to Jefferson Ave S.E. The victims have been identified as Armond Rahsid Taylor 30 years of age and Dominique Lee Lopez-Taylor 17 years of age, both are Grand Rapids residents. Armond Taylor was in serious condition and Dominique Lopez-Taylor has a life threatening injury. The Grand Rapids Police Department Major Case Team is investigating. Anyone with further information about this incident is asked to call the Grand Rapids Police Department at 4563604 or Silent Observer at 774-2345. Silent Observer can also be contacted confidentially at www.silentobserver.org.
Detective A.J Hite Detective Tim DeVries Sergeant Chris Postma ###
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