Date: Saturday, October 23, 2021
Address: 150 E. Crosstown Pkwy., Suite A, Kalamazoo, MI 49001
Contact: Ryan Bridges, bridgesR@kalamazoocity.org, 269-762-2922
On Saturday, October 23, 2021, at approximately 5:00 P.M, Kalamazoo Public Safety Officers responded to the 3000 block of S Westnedge Ave for a report of an armed robbery of a business. The clerk advised a suspect entered the store pointing a gun and demanded money from the cash register. The clerk ran to the back of the store and the suspect fled on foot with no money.
At approximately 5:07 P.M, Kalamazoo Public Safety Officers responded to the 900 block of W Michigan Ave for another report of an armed robbery of a business. This time the suspect, who appears to be the same as the one from the previous attempted robbery, fled the store with an undisclosed amount of cash.
The suspect has not been identified and no one was injured during the incidents.
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