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Timely Warning: Assault in the Bostwick Parking Ramp on 08/17/2013

A report was filed with the Grand Rapids Police Department on Saturday 8/17/13 alleging an assault in the Bostwick Parking Ramp, located at 140 Ransom, at approximately 3:15 in the morning . The victim stated a subject described as a black male, thin, in his 20's, wearing a black Nike hooded sweatshirt and black sweatpants approached her, showed her a gun in his pocket, and escorted her into the Ransom level of the parking ramp. He allegedly told her that he was paid to kill her but he didn't want to hurt her. He fired one shot at the ground in the ramp striking no one, and doing no damage. He then escorted her out of the parking ramp and walked away southbound on Ransom from Lyon. GRCC was closed at the time of this incident, no students, staff, or faculty were in the area at the time. Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call the Grand Rapids Police Department.