Date: Tuesday, December 29, 2020
Address: 150 E. Crosstown Pkwy., Suite A, Kalamazoo, MI 49001
Contact: Captain Craig Habel, Criminal Investigations Division, 337-8139
On Tuesday, December 29, 2020 at approximately 6:09 pm, Kalamazoo Public Safety Officers were dispatched to the 3000 block of S. Westnedge Ave for a report of an armed robbery. The suspect entered the store and indicated a weapon. The suspect then stole an undetermined amount of money and property from the store and then fled on foot. A police K9 was called to the scene however the suspect was not located.
At approximately 9:15 pm, Kalamazoo Public Safety Officers were dispatched to the 500 block of Terrace Ct for a trouble with subject. Further investigation led to evidence from the previous robbery. A 26-year-old Kalamazoo resident was arrested for armed robbery and resisting and obstructing arrest.
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