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Shooting at Battle Creek apartment complex leaves one person dead

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Police investigate outside The Arbors of Battle Creek after a shooting leaves one person dead Wednesday, July 28, 2021. (WWMT/Emirrora Austin)

Battle Creek police are investigating an early morning shooting at the Arbors of Battle Creek apartments, off Capital Avenue Southwest, south of Beckley Road.

Police responded to the apartment complex around 5:24 a.m. Wednesday, July 28, 2021 and found two people had been shot.

One of the victims, a man, was pronounced dead, while the second victim was taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries.

According to police, both victims were at a social gathering at the time of the shooting. Police said there was no danger to the public.

While police declined to comment on potential suspects, they said they were interviewing witnesses, obtaining search warrants for vehicles and apartments, and notifying families.