Police investigate deadly shooting at Flint funeral
Sun, 13 Jan 2013 01:19:02 GMT —
Police have identified the victim in Saturday's deadly shooting at a Flint funeral.
28-year-old Steven Edward Lawson was found inside Full Christian Church with a gunshot wound to his head.
Police tell NBC25 they have not identified a suspect.
The investigation is ongoing.
Officials are looking for a suspect who shot and killed a man during a funeral in Flint Saturday.
Flint police say a person was shot in the head and died during the funeral of Gerrell Tyler. Tyler's body was found inside a car near Millbourne and Myrtle Ave on December 30. His murder marked the cityâ??s 66th homicide.
Police were called to Tylerâ??s funeral at the Full Gospel Christian Church around 2:30p.m. Saturday after reports of a shooting.
Officials say a single shot was fired inside the church.
Officers arrived and found the victim with a gunshot wound to the head.
Flint police say the victim has died.
Flint Police Chief, Alvern Lock says, "Until the community and public safety get together, we're going to continue to see stuff like this happen. This is not something public safety can do by itself."
Police are looking for the suspect and continue to investigate at this time.