Date: Monday, May 31, 2021
Address: 150 E. Crosstown Pkwy., Suite A, Kalamazoo, MI 49001
Contact: Ryan Bridges, bridgesR@kalamazoocity.org, 269-762-2922
Traffic stop leads to seizure of Firearm
On Monday, May 31, 2021, at approximately 1:00 A.M., a Kalamazoo Public Safety Officer conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle leaving the 500 block of Ada Street. When the officer went to contact the occupants of the vehicle the passenger quickly exited the vehicle telling the officer there was a gun inside the vehicle.
The passenger, ID as a 22-year-old Kalamazoo resident, was arrested for various weapon offenses after a gun was discovered. The driver was not charged and was released on scene.
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