Kalamazoo, MI: On 05-04-19 just after 4:00 am KDPS Officers responded to the 600 Blk of Mable St. in reference to a fight complaint. A 26 year old male Kalamazoo resident was located and he sustained an injury to his head from being struck in the face by a handgun. He also sustained a gunshot wound to the head. This individual was transported to a local hospital where he was listed in stable condition.
KDPS officers conducted an investigation into the incident and a suspect was identified as a 29 year old Kalamazoo resident. Officers vigorously patrolled areas known for this suspect to hangout and just prior to 8:00 pm officers located the suspect and arrested him without incident. The suspect was lodged at Kalamazoo County Jail on Felony Assault and multiple weapons offense charges.
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.
Date: May 5th, 2019
Address: 150 E. Crosstown Parkway, Kalamazoo, MI 49001
Contact: Captain Brad Misner, Criminal Investigations Division, 337-8139
Authority of Lt. Scott VanderEnde