Man charged in 2011 Grand Rapids fireworks attack

A 20-year-old man has been charged in the shooting of two people during last year's Independence Day fireworks display in Grand Rapids.
AP Wire
Jun 28, 2012

Devontae Collier was arraigned Wednesday on a charge of assault with intent to do great bodily harm less than murder and being an habitual offender.

The two victims were part of a large group that had gathered to watch a fight in a parking lot last July 4. Both had leg wounds and were treated at a Grand Rapids hospital.

The Kent County Prosecutor's Office authorized a warrant Tuesday against Collier, who was in a county jail on unrelated charges.

A judge has ordered Collier held on a $500,000 bond. A preliminary examination is scheduled July 10.
 

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