Bullet hits house near Grand Rapids bar – MLive.com

Bullet hits house near Grand Rapids bar - MLive.com
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Grand Rapids police are investigating a shooting on the city's Northwest Side. (MLive file photo)

GRAND RAPIDS, MI — Authorities are investigating a shooting that occurred in Grand Rapids on the citys Northwest Side, near the Holiday Bar.

Grand Rapids police were dispatched around 10 p..m. Wednesday, Aug. 14, to a report of four gunshots heard around the 700 block of Alpine Avenue NW near 5th Street.

Wednesdays non-sighting occurred one week after a woman in the Walker area took a video of a young black bear behind an Alpine Avenue NW shopping center. That video was viewed more than 90,000 times via Facebook.

Officers arrived on scene to find evidence of shots fired. A house in the area was struck by at least one shot but there were no injuries to report, according to police.

A woman in Walker mistook a statue of a bear for a real one in August 2019. A young black bear has recently been spotted a handful of times in the Grand Rapids area. (Courtesy photo | Walker Police Department)

The incident remains under investigation. Anyone with further information can contact the police department at 616-456-3400, or Silent Observer at 616-774-2345.

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