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U.S. 131 northbound shutdown in Grand Rapids after gun shots fired, suspect apprehended

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Grand Rapids Police Department

On Twitter the Grand Rapids Police Department reports, "GRPD onscene of an officer involved shooting in the S-Curve. No officers appear to be injured. N/bound 131 shut-down, traffic forced to exit at Franklin St. S/bound currently open. Suspect in custody. We will provide an update as we are able."

Patrick joined WGVU Public Media in December, 2008 after eight years of investigative reporting at Grand Rapids' WOOD-TV8 and three years at WYTV News Channel 33 in Youngstown, Ohio. As News and Public Affairs Director, Patrick manages our daily radio news operation and public interest television programming. An award-winning reporter, Patrick has won multiple Michigan Associated Press Best Reporter/Anchor awards and is a three-time Academy of Television Arts & Sciences EMMY Award winner with 14 nominations.