Father who was subject of Amber Alert now in police custody

Jaraun Render is wanted on charges of assault with intent to murder, concealed weapons and felony firearms. (Contributed)

A West Michigan father wanted for attempted murder who was the focus of an Amber Alert out of Muskegon, is now in police custody.

Grand Rapids police said they found 22-year-old Jaraun Render shortly before 3 o'clock Thursday, in the 1000 block of Grandville Avenue S.W.

Render is accused of shooting his girlfriend and another man outside a convenience store in Muskegon on Tuesday.

Police said three young children, Jariah Render, Jaraun Render Jr., and Lamir Jamerson were in the suspect's car during the shooting.

A day after the shooting, officers found all three children safe at a home in Grand Rapids.

Render faces two charges of assault with intent to murder, and weapons charges.

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