Grand Haven Tribune: Whitehall man dead after shooting in Muskegon, one person in custody
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Whitehall man dead after shooting in Muskegon, one person in custody

WZZM-TV • Jun 17, 2019 at 11:25 AM

(WZZM-TV) Police are investigating a fatal shooting that took place in Muskegon on Sunday, June 16.

Around 9:45 p.m., Muskegon Police officers were dispatched to Nevada Street — near the Wesco on West Laketon Avenue — on reports of a person shot.

When officers arrived to the scene, they found 37-year-old Kalob Long of Whitehall in the street with gunshot wounds to the head and chest. Long was taken to Hackley Hospital, where he later died from his injuries.

The shooting suspect, a 33-year-old Muskegon man, was taken into custody and lodged at the Muskegon County Jail. According to a release from the police department, charges have been requested through the county prosecutor's office.

Investigators say Long and the suspect did know each other; however, the incident is still under investigation. Anyone with information about the shooting should call the Muskegon Police Department at 231-724-6750 or Silent Observer at 231-722-7463.

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