On Sunday, August 26th, 2018 at approximately 12:15 pm, a Kalamazoo Public Safety officer conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle in the 1300 block of Clinton St. While on the traffic stop an odor of marijuana was detected coming from the vehicle. The vehicle was later searched and a loaded 9mm semi-automatic pistol was located under the driver’s seat. A quantity of marijuana was also located on the passenger of the vehicle. The driver was identified as a 27 year old Kalamazoo resident. He was arrested for the charges of carrying a concealed weapon and being a felon in possession of a firearm. He was lodged at the Kalamazoo County jail. The passenger, a 20 year old Kalamazoo resident, is facing charges of possession of marijuana.
Anyone having information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety at 337-8994 or Silent Observer at 343-2100
By authority of: Sgt. Steven Heyduck
Date: Sunday, August 26, 2018
Address: 150 E. Crosstown Pkwy, Suite A, Kalamazoo, MI 49001
Contact: Captain Matt Huber, Operations Division, 337-8994