Kalamazoo, MI: Kalamazoo Public Safety Officers were dispatched to the report of a domestic where the suspect threatened the victim with a gun. Officers located the suspect’s vehicle leaving the 1300 block of Fox Ridge and attempted to stop the vehicle. The suspect fled in his vehicle leading police on a chase lasting about 18 minutes. Eventually the suspect came to a stop and was arrested without incident.
During the investigation, officers recovered a loaded 40 caliber handgun and an open container of alcohol in the vehicle. The suspect, a 27 year old resident of Kalamazoo, was lodged at the Kalamazoo County Jail on charges including Home Invasion, Operating While Intoxicated, CCW-Auto, Possession of a Firearm While Intoxicated, and Fleeing and Eluding.
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. Diaz
Date: September 11, 2017
Address: 150 E. Crosstown Parkway, Kalamazoo, MI 49001
Contact: Captain Bagley, Criminal Investigations Division, 337-8139