PLEASE NOTE: This is cross-posted at the blog "Southwest Lansing (MI) and my neighborhood."
The Averill Woods Neighborhood Association will meet at 7 p.m. tonight, Thursday, June 25 to discuss last Sunday night's shooting at or near Averill School where a fight between two young men resulted in one receiving a non-fatal shot to the face.
Averill Woods neighbors to discuss school shooting tonight
Representatives from the Lansing Police Department, Lansing Parks and Recreation, Lansing Public School District along with local officials have been invited to the meeting. These include Mayor Virg Bernero, third ward Council-member A'Lynne Robinson and Lansing Schools Deputy Superintendent Jim Davis have been invited.
The basketball courts and playground behind the school has been an area of neighborhood concern especially after a shooting last summer and the shooting this past Sunday.
All neighborhood residents are invited to attend. Entrance to the meeting which will be held in the school library will be at the back of the school.