MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Escanaba Public Safety is reporting an apparent shooting that occurred last evening in the city.
Officers were called to an apartment complex on the north side of the city around 10:30 p.m. after a 9-1-1 call was made reporting the shooting. A 20-year-old Escanaba man was found by authorities lying on the floor of an apartment with a gunshot wound to the face.
He was taken to OSF St. Francis Hospital and was later transferred to Marquette General. There is no word on his condition.
A 26-year-old Escanaba man was taken into custody as the suspect in the shooting and was arrested on a weapons charge. No names have been released at this time and the investigation is continuing.
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