UPDATE: Man shot multiple times at Chocolay Township home dies, investigation ongoing

Published: Sep. 14, 2021 at 10:21 PM EDT|Updated: Sep. 15, 2021 at 9:54 AM EDT
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CHOCOLAY TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WLUC) - UPDATE: 9:48 a.m. Sept. 15: Chocolay Township Police Department has released more information about a shooting incident Tuesday night.

Police were called to a report of a shooting around 8:45 p.m. at the 700 block of Willow Road in the township.

Officers found a 37-year-old man with two gunshot wounds to the chest. Life-saving measures began immediately. Then the man was transported by UP Health System paramedics to the emergency room, where he died from his injuries.

Another man at the residence suffered a non-life threating knife wound and was treated at the scene. No other injuries were reported.

No arrests have been made at this time, but police say there is no danger to the public. The incident remains under investigation. 

Names have not been released, pending review by the Marquette County Prosecutor’s Office.

Michigan State Police, Marquette County Sheriff’s Office and UP Health System EMS assisted the Chocolay Township Police Department.

TV6 will update this story as more information becomes available.

ORIGINAL STORY: One man was sent to a hospital with multiple gunshot wounds after a dispute in a Chocolay Township home Tuesday night.

Police were called to a report of a shooting around 8:45 p.m. at the 700 block of Willow Road.

According to police on scene a male in his 30s was shot multiple times and transported to UP Health System - Marquette.

His condition is unknown at this time.

Another person was stabbed in the hand, suffering minor injuries.

TV6 was on scene and can confirm that Chocolay Township Police was on scene assisted by the Marquette County Sheriff’s Office and Michigan State Police.

The case remains under investigation.

TV6 will continue to provide more information as it becomes available.

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