On July 26, 2016, at about 1709 hours, a Kalamazoo Public Safety Officer noticed a person in the area of Hays Park and Race Street making furtive movements suggesting he was carrying a concealed firearm. The officer was familiar with the person from prior contacts. The officer ran the person’s name through LEIN and discovered he was wanted on an outstanding warrant.
The officer approached the person and arrested him on the outstanding warrant. During a search of the suspect incident to his arrest, the officer located a loaded .380 caliber handgun. The suspect, a 22 year old male resident of Kalamazoo, was lodged at the Kalamazoo County Jail on a charge of Carrying a Concealed Weapon and the warrant.
Anyone having information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety at 337-8139 or Silent Observed at 343-2100.
Authority: Lt. Diaz
Date: July 26, 2016
Address: 150 E. Crosstown Pkwy. Suite A, Kalamazoo, MI 49001
Contact: Captain Victor Ledbetter, Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety 337-8139