Benton Harbor shooting sends 22-year-old man to hospital Monday night


By: Krystal Vivian

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Benton Harbor police are asking the public to come forward with information about a shooting reported on Hastings Avenue earlier this week.

Officers were called to the 100 block of Hastings at about 6:35 p.m. Monday night, Dec. 21, for a report of gunfire, according to a news release from the Benton Harbor Department of Public Safety. They didn’t find a victim, but later a 22-year-old male arrived at Lakeland Hospital with gunshot sounds.

The man’s wounds weren’t life threatening. He has been “largely uncooperative” in the investigation, according to the news release.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Benton Harbor Department of Public Safety at 269-927-8414.