Muskegon man, 27, killed in Norton Shores shooting

By | December 16, 2021

Norton Shores Shooting – Authorities are investigating after an adult male was shot to death following an escalated fight outside a bar in Norton Shores Thursday morning.

According to the Norton Shores Police Department, officials responded at approximately 1:30 a.m. to a shots fired at Mibar on W. Sherman Boulevard near the intersection of Lincoln Street.

Preliminary investigating determined that the incident started near the bar then escalating to shots being fired by one of the two involved in the fight, striking the victim multiple times. The suspect then fled the bar and was last seen heading north. Responding officers located the 27-year-old Muskegon victim. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

He is described as a man in his 40s, around 6-foot and 170 pounds.

Investigators determined the suspect and victim knew each other, several people inside the bar at the time of the shooting left before officers arrived. Anyone with information is asked to call the Norton Shores Police Department at 231.733.2691, Silent Observer at 231.722.7463, or 911.