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GRPD investigating shooting Thursday morning that leaves teen fighting for his life

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Grand Rapids Police are investigating after a shooting on the city’s southeast side left a teenager fighting for his life Thursday morning.

The shooting happened around 2:30 a.m. on Francis Avenue near the intersection of Crofton Street.

Police say the 19-year-old victim, is in critical condition after showing up to the emergency room with life-threatening injuries. Meanwhile, police say a 62-year old inside a house nearby was dead from a heart attack.

This story is ongoing.