One Dead in Battle Creek Shooting
A man was killed in a shooting this morning in Battle Creek during a break-in. It happened at around 4:30am at a house on East Territorial. Police say they were responding to a reported break-in when they found a man with a gunshot wound to the chest. The man was later pronounced “dead” at the scene. Officers say the victim was shot while two men tried to rob him. The suspects are described as black males with thin builds, standing 5’8” to 5’10” tall. Police have no one in custody at this time. Anyone with information is being asked to call the Police Department or Silent Observer.