BENTON HARBOR, MI – On Wednesday July 19th, 2017, at approximately 12:30PM, Officers were dispatched to the Lakeland Hospital to investigate a patient that was wounded by a gunshot in the City of Benton Harbor.
BHDPS officers responded and discovered Darnell Walker, 35-years-old, of Benton Harbor had been wounded by gunfire and is being treated at Lakeland Hospital. The incident was discovered to have happened behind 410 Division in the City of Benton Harbor.
Officers are following several leads and have questioned several people. Officers are seeking a person of interest for questioning. Officers are seeking Augusta Sims, 34 years old, of Benton Harbor.
The investigation is being conducted by the Benton Harbor Department of Public Safety with assistance from Michigan State Police Major Crimes Unit, FBI VCTF and Berrien County Sheriff’s Department.
Anyone with information is requested to contact the Tipline at 269-927-0293 or Crime Stoppers at 1800-342-STOP (7867)