On Saturday, January 16, 2021 at approximately 5:32 P.M, Kalamazoo Public Safety Officers were dispatched to the 2000 block of March Street for a report of a man with a firearm who threaten the victim at the home. The suspect barricaded himself in the home upon police arrival. There were no reported injuries.
The Kalamazoo Metro SWAT Team responded to the incident and after a 6-hour standoff, the suspect surrendered to police without incident. The suspect, a 32-year-old Kalamazoo resident, was arrested on weapon charges. A second suspect, a 34-year-old Kalamazoo resident, was also arrested on felony charges.
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