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Police Arrest Suspect After Shooting in Isabella County

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Troopers from the Mt. Pleasant Post arrested a suspect in connection with an investigation into a shooting that occurred on Saturday night.

They were dispatched to Gilmore Township, in Isabella County, to investigate a report of a vehicle being shot at, while occupied by three people.

The initial investigation revealed the victims had "turfed" the suspect's lawn, earlier in the evening.

The suspect invited the victims to return and when they did, the suspect fired several rounds from a shotgun, into the vehicle.

No one in the vehicle was struck.

Troopers contacted the intoxicated suspect, who admitted to firing the rounds into the vehicle.

The suspect was arrested and charged with Assault with Intent to Murder, 3 Counts of Assault with a Dangerous Weapon, Felony Firearm, Possession of a Firearm While Intoxicated, and Reckless Use of a Firearm.

The investigation is continuing and additional charges are possible.

The suspect in the case will be arraigned in the 76th District Court, in Isabella County, on Monday, November 19th.

Troopers were assisted with this investigation by Deputies from the Isabella County Sheriff's Department and a Conservation Officer from the Department of Natural Resources.

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