Lansing Police name 19-year-old killed on N. Pennsylvania Ave.

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UPDATE: (4:03 p.m.) — The Lansing Police Department has released the name of the 19-year-old killed in a shooting yesterday.

Elijah Joseph Brooks was killed yesterday on the 700 block of N. Pennsylvania Ave.

Officers from the Lansing Police Department found Brooks in the hallway of an apartment building with sevral gunshot wounds.

He was taken to a local hospital but later died from his injuries.


UPDATE (9:00 P.M.) – The Lansing Police Department has confirmed that the victim has died.

At approximately 4:47 p.m., officers discovered a 19-year-old man with several gunshot wounds. Officers attempted first aid until Lansing Fire transported him to a hospital where he later died.

LPD believes that the shooting was not a random act.

Anyone with information regarding this homicide is asked to contact the Lansing Police Department at 517-483-4600, Detective Sergeant Thomas at 517-483-6847, Crime Stoppers at 517-483-7867 or send a private message through the Lansing Police Department Facebook page.

UPDATE: (5:47 p.m.) –The Lansing Police Department has confirmed that a man was shot today.

Police say they were called to the shooting around 4:47 p.m. this afternoon.

When they arrived they found a man in the hallway on the first floor with several gunshot wounds.

Police say the man suffered life-threatening injuries and the investigation is ongoing.

The victim is about 18-years-old, police say.


LANSING, Mich. (WLNS) — Witnesses say that one person was shot on the 700 block of N. Pennsylvania Ave. in Lansing.

The incident happened around 4:45 p.m. this afternoon.

There are several people in the area.

The Lansing Police Department is also on the scene.

6 News is there as well and will bring you the latest information on this page.

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