2 injured in Allen Park community center shooting

2 injured in Allen Park community center shooting

Posted: Updated:
The City of Allen Park Community Center The City of Allen Park Community Center
(WJBK) -

Allen Park police say two people were injured in a shooting that took place outside an Allen Park community center, which had been rented out for a birthday party Saturday night.

Fox 2's Amy Lange reports a rap group was about to perform at the party when a second rap group showed up and a fight broke out. Surveillance video shows people exiting the building into the parking lot. In the parking lot is where the gunshots were fired, which is also seen on video.

Police say they recovered 15 nine millimeter shell casings at the scene.

Two people are recovering after gunshot injuries. One person was shot in the hand and the second person was injured in the shoulder and eye, police say.

Jeanette Tobias from the Allen Park Community Center says the center serves many in the community.

VIDEO: Click on the video player above to learn more in Lange's report

  • Download the FOX 2 Apps


  • FOX 2 News Five-Day Forecast
  • Local NewsLocal NewsMore>>

  • Sunday's storm captured by Fox 2 viewers

    Sunday's storm captured by Fox 2 viewers

    Sunday, July 27 2014 11:48 PM EDT2014-07-28 03:48:38 GMT
    We have more video of the storm and storm damage from across southeast Michigan. It's Fox 2 viewer pics and video that you sent to us.
    We have more video of the storm and storm damage from across southeast Michigan. It's Fox 2 viewer pics and video that you sent to us.
  • Storm damage in Oakland and Macomb counties

    Storm damage in Oakland and Macomb counties

    Sunday, July 27 2014 11:26 PM EDT2014-07-28 03:26:48 GMT
    Damage was reported across Metro Detroit Sunday after severe storms moved across our area. About 200,000 customers lost power in the hail, heavy rain, strong winds, localized flooding and thunder and lightning.
    Damage was reported across Metro Detroit Sunday after severe storms moved across our area. About 200,000 customers lost power in the hail, heavy rain, strong winds, localized flooding and thunder and lightning.
  • Person of interest sought in April Millsap murder

    Person of interest sought in April Millsap murder

    Sunday, July 27 2014 7:57 PM EDT2014-07-27 23:57:45 GMT
    We now know more about who police are looking for in the murder of April Millsap, 14, of Armada. Sunday, police released a sketch of a person of interest in the unsolved case.
    We now know more about who police are looking for in the murder of April Millsap, 14, of Armada. Sunday, police released a sketch of a person of interest in the unsolved case.
Powered by WorldNow
Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Ad Choices