UPDATE: Man killed in Lansing shooting


UPDATE (8/4/19 3:15 p.m.): Lansing Police identified the shooting victim on Sunday as Tyrell Pettway, 21, of Lansing.

One person was taken into custody but was released. Police are still investigating the shooting as a homicide and say there is still no immediate threat to the public.

6 News will continue to follow and update this story.

UPDATE: Lansing police said a man was shot this afternoon at a business on the city’s south side. Police said they were called to the hair salon around 3:30 p.m.

Officers arrived on scene to find a 21-year-old man with multiple gun shot wounds and was pronounced dead at a local hospital. Police have a 21-year-old male suspect in-custody and are currently on the scene investigating further.

Our crew on scene said Lansing Police were inside Plush Hair Studio. It’s located at the corner of Martin Lurther King Jr. Blvd and West Jolly Rd.

Lansing police say the preliminary information suggests this was not a random incident and there is no current threat to the public.

Anyone with information about the event can contact Detective Sergeant Shawn McNamara at 483-6840, the Lansing Police Department at 483-4600, Crime Stoppers at 483-7867 or send a private message through the Lansing Police Department Facebook page.

We will continue to follow this story and bring you the latest on WLNS.com and 6 News.

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