The suspect in the Sunday night shooting from the 500 block of Vernon Court has been taken into custody. This morning, 4/12/22, the suspect came into Kalamazoo Public Safety Headquarters and surrendered himself to police. The 16-year-old suspect is currently lodged at the Kalamazoo County Juvenile Home awaiting arraignment. The suspect has been arrested and charged with assault with intent to murder and felony firearm. The victim remains hospitalized in critical condition.
Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety at 337-8139 or Silent Observer at 343-2100.
By Authority of: Captain Craig Habel (Criminal Investigations Division)
Date: April 12th, 2022
Address: 150 E. Crosstown Pkwy., Suite A, Kalamazoo, MI 49001
Contact: KDPS Criminal Investigation Division #269-337-8139