Father, son shot after altercation in Romulus

Both shot in legs with non-life-threatening injuries


ROMULUS, Mich. – A father and son were involved in a nonfatal shooting after an altercation on Moore Street in Romulus.

The shooting happened at 7:50 p.m. Tuesday on Moore Street between Goddard Road and Bibbins Street.

Romulus police say both the father and son were at a house to meet with the suspect when an alteration took place outside between the son and the suspect. The 21-year-old was shot in the leg while the 51-year-old was shot in the knee.

Police say the reason for the altercation is unknown. Police found the weapon used and arrested the 47-year-old suspect. 

The suspect is expected to be arraigned on Friday.