On Saturday, February 15th, 2020 at approximately 10:40pm, Kalamazoo Public Safety Officers responded to the 900 block of Bridge St for the report of a home invasion. Officers arrived on scene and made contact with the uninjured victims who reported that subjects had broken into their home armed with a bat and stolen items. Officers conducted interviews on scene and were able to identify a suspect. Officers located and arrested the suspect in the 2000 block of Inverness which led to the recovery of some of the stolen items. A search warrant was then executed in the 2000 block of Inverness Ln which led to the recovery of more evidence related to the case as well as suspected cocaine and methamphetamines.
As a result of this investigation a 32 year old Kalamazoo resident was arrested for Home Invasion. Additional charges are being sought.
Public Safety encourages anyone with information regarding this incident or about additional criminal activity to contact the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety at 488-8911 or Silent Observer at 343-2100.
By authority of: Sgt Andrew Werkema