PONTIAC, Mich. (CBS DETROIT) – Two men are expected to recover from their injuries after being shot at a block party in Pontiac.
Oakland County Sheriff officials said deputies responded to a park near Shirley and Wall after a report of gunfire and a large gathering of cars blocking the street.READ MORE: Michigan Expected to Receive Large Batch of Johnson and Johnson COVID-19 Vaccine Tuesday
It happened around midnight Sunday and while at the scene, deputies learned that a man who said he had been shot at the block party was transported to a local hospital.
At the hospital, the male victim told deputies while he was leaving the block party walking down the street, someone began firing shots. He was shot in the chest.READ MORE: ‘Pray Day on the Highway’ Draws Clergy, Community to Silence Road Violence
Deputies say while at the hospital, a second man who attended the block party arrived at the hospital and said he was shot in the arm.
This is an ongoing investigation.MORE NEWS: Governor Whitmer Announces Loosening COVID-19 Restrictions On Restaurants and Gatherings