Residents in Port Huron asked to shelter in place as police search for shooting suspect

Posted at 9:41 PM, Oct 08, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-08 21:41:43-04

PORT HURON, Mich. (WXYZ) — The Port Huron Police Department is asking residents in the area of Electric Avenue to shelter in place following a shooting, as police search for an armed suspect.

Police say an armed robbery occurred Tuesday evening. A shooting in relation to the robbery happened in the 3100 block of Electric Ave.

Authorities say the suspect fled the scene in an unknown direction. Residents are asked to report any suspicious activity in your yards if noticed.

Contact the Port Huron Police Department with tips. You can remain anonymous.