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Battle Creek Michigan - Police seek information after drive by shooting kills child 20 September 2022 ( news )
Battle Creek , state Michigan ( By Press Release office)
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Battle Creek Police are asking for the community’s help after a drive - by shooting early this morning tragically killed a young child .
Early this afternoon , 2 - year - old Kai Rowan Turner died from injuries related to the shooting .
At about 2:20 a . m . today , officers responded to a report of shots fired in the 100 block of Cliff Street , and found that Kai had been shot . Officers gave him first aid , and Kai was taken to the hospital .
The investigation...... found that a dark - colored SUV drove past , and someone fired multiple rounds into the home . Kai was the only person injured . Police said initial information shows that Kai’s family was not the shooter’s intended target .
Police are asking for the community’s help to solve this crime . If anyone was in the area at the time described , and has information that might help police , please call them at 269 - 781 - 0911 or through Silent Observer at 269 - 964 - 3888 .
Police , and the city as a whole , offer their deepest sympathies to Kai’s family . We hope to gather the information needed to solve this violent crime that took the life of an innocent child .
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