Kalamazoo, MI: On Sunday, February 21, 2016, at approximately 11:24 p.m., Kalamazoo Public Safety officers responded to the 700 blk. of Duke Lane reference a report of a woman that had been shot. Upon arrival, officers found a 20 year old female had fled to a neighbor’s apartment with gunshot wounds to her shoulder and arm.
The victim told officers on the scene that her boyfriend had assaulted her then shot her. She was treated on scene by officers, and transported to the hospital by ambulance. The victim’s injuries are believed to be non-life threatening.
The suspect is a 22 year old Kalamazoo resident. He fled the scene on foot prior to officers arriving. A K-9 track was unsuccessful in locating the suspect. This matter is still under investigation, and efforts to locate the suspect are continuing.
Anyone who may have information regarding this investigation is asked to call Kalamazoo Public Safety at 337-8994 or Silent Observer at 343-2100 or www.kalamazoosilentobserver.com.
By authority of: Lt. Stan McDonald
Date: February 22, 2016
Address: 150 E. Crosstown Parkway, Kalamazoo, MI 49001
Contact: Captain Victor Ledbetter, Criminal Investigations Division, 337-8139