Kalamazoo, MI: On Tuesday September 18, 2018 at approximately 5:30 p.m., Kalamazoo Public Safety Officers responded to the 1900-block of Portage St. in reference to the report of a male waving a gun and pointing it at himself. The male then entered his own house and refused to exit. Officers arrived on scene and established a perimeter. After approximately ninety minutes, the male exited and was taken into custody without further incident.
The 28-year old Kalamazoo resident was arrested for felon in possession of a firearm and conditional release violation.
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
Authority: Sgt. Andrew Werkema
Date: September 19, 2018
Address: 150 East Crosstown Parkway, Suite A, Kalamazoo, MI 49001
Contact: Captain Brad Misner, Criminal Investigation Division, 337-8139