MOUNT PLEASANT, MI – The Isabella County Sheriff has updated the information pertaining to the shooting incident that took place on Saturday, April 24th, 2021 at the Deerfield Apartments located at 3400 East Deerfield Road.
A party was occurring in one of the apartments. Several subjects arrived to the party. Shortly after their arrival a fight broke out. During the fight, one or more subjects went to a vehicle and retrieved a weapon and began firing at or inside the apartment. Two men in the apartment were struck by gunfire.
A 23-year-old man was transported by private car to a local Emergency Department and then transported by ambulance to Midland, his condition was reported to be stable at that time.
The second male victim, a 20-year-old, was transported by EMS to a local Emergency Department and then transported via helicopter to Hurley Medical Center. His condition was critical at that time.
The 23-year-old that was transported to Midland, his current condition is unknown but was last reported as stable.
The 20-year-old that was airlifted to Hurley is improving but is still in serious condition per his family.
The two men that were shot in the incident are both Central Michigan University students. Isabella County Sheriff’s Detectives are pouring over multiple tips, leads and social media posts. They have received a great deal of video and other information on the incident thus far. They are following leads that are persons of interest currently.
If anyone has information, such as cell phone video, social media pertinent discussions and/or information, please contact them at any of the following:
https://www.facebook.com/isabelleacountysheriffsoffice (Private message our page)
www.isabellacounty.org (under the Sheriffs Office tab in the anonymous tip section)
Case Detective number 989 779 3346