Man fatally shot in Van Buren Twp., 73-year-old in custody - myfoxcarolinas.com

Police: Man fatally shot in Van Buren Twp., 73-year-old in custody

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VAN BUREN TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WJBK) -- Police say a 73-year-old man is in custody following a fatal shooting in Van Buren Township.

Police say the body of 44-year-old Eric Williams was discovered around 8 p.m. Wednesday at a home on the 49100 block of Michigan Ave. Williams appeared to have suffered fatal gunshot wounds to the abdmoen and chest.

During the investigation, police say the unidentified 73-year-old man was taken into custody for questioning. The circumstances leading up the shooting were not released.

An autopsy was scheduled for the Thursday.

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