KALAMAZOO, MI: On December, 25, 2016, at about 12:14 am, Kalamazoo Public Safety Officers were dispatched to 830 Riverview Drive, McDonald’s, regarding an Armed Robbery that had just occurred. On arrival, officers contacted a store employee who reported being confronted by the suspect who was armed with a hand gun. The suspect demanded money and ordered the employee into a walk in freezer. The employee was uninjured and later called police. At the time of the incident, the store was closed.
The suspect left the store on foot. Responding officers established a perimeter and called in a Public Safety K9. However, the suspect was not located. The suspect is described as a black male standing 5’10” weighing 220 lbs with a stocky build. The suspect made off with an undisclosed amount of cash.
Anyone having information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety at 337-8139 or Silent Observer at 343-2100.
Authority: Lt. Diaz
Date: December 25, 2016
Address: 150 E. Crosstown Pkwy. Suite A, Kalamazoo, MI 49001
Contact: Captain Victor Ledbetter, Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety 337-8139