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Police search for suspect in Isabella County shooting


Police are searching for a suspect in a shooting that occurred Wednesday morning in a home on the Saginaw Chippewa Indian Reservation. 

A shooting occurred around 7:30 a.m. at a residence this morning near Baseline and Loomis roads in Isabella County, according to an Isabella County Sheriff's Office press release.

Kenneth Maddux

Investigators are working to determine if there are two suspects involved. The victim, a woman, said she recognized two voices during the incident. She identified one as a Kenneth Maddux. 

Another person who was in the residence said he woke up and found a man in the house, the release stated. A fight ensued and a gun went off. 

The Isabella County Sheriff's Office is working with area law enforcement to locate Maddux near the Midland and Isabella County lines south of M-20. Maddux could be wearing an orange or red shirt and blue jeans. If seen call 911.   

Buildings on the reservation were on lock down until approximately 11 a.m., according to a post on Saginaw Chippewa Indian Tribe's Facebook page. 

The victim was taken to an emergency room and airlifted to Midland, according to the Isabella County Sheriff's Office. Her condition is unknown.