Date: Saturday, December 19, 2020
Address: 150 E. Crosstown Pkwy., Suite A, Kalamazoo, MI 49001
Contact: Captain Craig Habel, Criminal Investigations Division, 337-8139
Traffic Stop Leads to Seizure of Firearm
On Saturday, December 19, 2020 at approximately 2:14 am, Kalamazoo Public Safety Officers conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle in the 500 block of N Park Street. During the traffic stop, officers observed open intoxicants inside the vehicle. A search of the vehicle led to the discovery of a firearm.
The driver, a 34-year-old Kalamazoo resident was arrested for carrying a concealed weapon, felon in possession of a firearm, and open intoxicants. A passenger in the vehicle, 31-year-old Kalamazoo resident, was arrested on a valid felony warrant for drugs. Both were lodged at the Kalamazoo County Sheriff Department Jail.
The Criminal Investigation Division is investigating this incident.
Anyone having information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety at (269) 488-8911 or Silent Observer at 343-2100
By authority of:
Lt. Scott Miller