Kalamazoo, MI: On Saturday, June 18th, 2016, at approximately 3:02 p.m., Kalamazoo Public Safety officers responded to the 2900 blk of Stadium Dr. to the report of a vehicle on fire inside an automotive repair shop. Upon arrival, officers encountered heavy smoke and flames coming from one of the work bays.
Everyone was able to safely evacuate the building and officers started fire suppression measures. After approximately 15 minutes the fire was extinguished.
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. Dave Thomas
Date: June 18th, 2016
Address: 150 E. Crosstown Parkway, Kalamazoo, MI 49001
Contact: Captain Vernon Coakley, Operations Division, 337-8142