Kalamazoo, MI: On 9-22-17 at approximately 4:00 am KDPS Officers responded to 943 W. Lovell, the Circle K convenient store, for a report of a robbery.
A suspect entered the business and produced a handgun, pointed it at the clerk, and took cigarettes and an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspect then left the store and quickly fled on foot. A police K9 conducted a track of the suspect but he was not located.
The suspect was captured on surveillance footage and described as the following:
Light skinned black male in his 40’s, approximately 5’10” tall with a medium build and missing a front tooth. The suspect was wearing white pants, a white t-shirt, a black jacket, a gray and black Detroit Tigers hat and white shoes. The suspect was armed with a black semi-automatic handgun. See attached photo.
Public Safety is requesting anyone with information about this crime to contact the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety at 337-8994, the Criminal Investigation Division at 337-8139, or Silent Observer at 343-2100.
Authority of LT. Craig Habel
Date: September 22, 2017
Address: 150 E. Crosstown Parkway, Kalamazoo, MI 49001
Contact: Captain Shannon Bagley, Criminal Investigations Division, 337-8139