Police: 7 killed in related SW Michigan shootings

By the Associated Press | July 7, 2011 | 6:29 PM EDT

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (AP) — Police say seven people have been fatally shot at two locations in the western Michigan city of Grand Rapids and the victims include a child.

Chief Kevin Belk tells The Grand Rapids Press the deaths were discovered Thursday afternoon.

Police tell The Associated Press that there has been a shooting but say no other information is immediately available.