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Update: Grand Rapids Shooting Victim Dies

Posted at: 12/29/2012 1:56 PM
Updated at: 12/29/2012 10:33 PM
By: Zach Hammer
zhammer@wdio.com

The Grand Rapids Police Department has confirmed that 59-year-old Rosemary Oberg-Johnson has passed away.

Oberg-Johnson, along with 32-year-old Paul Russell Johnson, were critically injured in a shooting on December 22nd.

Paul Russell Johnson remains in critical condition in a Duluth hospital.

William Levi Payne, the alleged gunman, turned himself in after the shooting. At the time he faced 8 felony charges.

With Oberg-Johnson's death, the Grand Rapids Police Department says the criminal complaint will be amended.

Payne is expected to appear in court sometime next week.

Advocates for Family Peace, a Grand Rapids-based advocacy group, has organized a candlelight vigil for Saturday night. It will take place at 8:15 pm on Blandin Beach.