Manistee police investigate shooting.

October 27, 2020

Manistee police investigate shooting.

No injuries reported.

MANISTEE — Manistee police are investigating a shooting with a handgun following a “physical altercation involving multiple subjects” that occurred Monday, Oct. 26, shortly after 9 p.m. at a Taylor Street home, according to Manistee Police Chief Joshua Glass.

There is no indication that anyone was injured, Glass said.

“… officers from the Manistee City Police Department were dispatched to a residence on Taylor Street in the City of Manistee for a shot fired complaint,” states Glass in a press release. “The Manistee City Police Department was assisted by the Manistee County Sheriff’s Office, the Michigan State Police, and the Little River Band of Ottawa Indians Department of Public Safety.

“During a subsequent on-scene investigation, officers were advised there had been a physical altercation involving multiple subjects at the residence. During the altercation, one of the subjects involved presented a handgun and fired at least one time. The suspects fled prior to law enforcement arrival. At this time, there is no indication that anyone has sustained injuries related to the gun shot. This incident is currently under investigation and no arrests have been made at this time.”

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call the Manistee City Police Department at 231-723-2533.

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