Benzie Co. Deputies Respond to Homicide in Village of Elberta

UPDATE: NOV. 21 6:00 P.M.

Benzie County officials say one more person has died after succumbing to gunshot injuries.

Deputies have also released the names of the victims.

Check our updated story here.


Michigan Sate Police say there was a homicide in the Village of Elberta.

The Benzie County undersheriff, Gregory Hubers, says two are dead and two are in the hospital in critical condition.

Benzie County Deputies say they got the call around 6 p.m. on Friday.Img 3961

They say the incident is contained at this time and that there is not threat to the public.

Police say that two weapons were used and shots came from inside the home.

“All four people are members of the same household and the same family. A mother, a father and two adult male sons and we don’t believe any suspects are at large,” said Undersheriff Hubers.

Undersheriff Hubers says the mother and one son died and the father and son were taken to the hospital.

We are working to find more details.