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Teenager Recovering After Shooting

Police say an 18-year-old Lansing man will survive after being shot several times overnight.

It happened just before 1 a.m. near the intersection of E. Saginaw and Prudden Place.

Officers responded to a call to find the man laying on the sidewalk with gunshot wounds to his head, body, and arm. He was taken to a local hospital.

Police believe whoever shot the teenager robbed him first.

The suspect is a black man with a dark complexion. He's about 20-years-old and stands just shy of 6 feet tall. He has a heavy build and was wearing a red shirt and dark jeans.

He's considered armed and dangerous, so if you see him, police say you should not approach him.

Anyone with information is asked to call the 517-483-4600 or dial 911. You can also contact CRIME STOPPERS at 517-483-STOP (7867) or leave an anonymous text tip at 847411 and begin your text with LPD517.

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