Date: February 9, 2021
Address: 150 E. Crosstown Pkwy., Suite A, Kalamazoo, MI 49001
Contact: KDPS Criminal Investigation Division 269-337-8139
On 2/9/2021 at approximately 11:15am, Public Safety Officers responded to the 1300 block of California for a report of a stabbing. Upon arrival, Officers located a 45-year-old male suffering from a non-life-threatening stab wound to his chest. The male advised officers that he sustained the injury after a family member threw two knives at him. One of the knives struck him in the chest while the second knife missed him.
The suspect, a 14-year-old male from Kalamazoo, left the address on foot prior to officer’s arrival but was located a short distance away. The suspect was lodged at the Kalamazoo County Juvenile Home on the charge of felonious assault.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety at 337-8120 or Silent Observer at 343-2100
By authority of:
Sgt. M. Ferguson #12557