KDPS: Shots fired at scene of standoff; no injuries

Kalamazoo County

The scene after a standoff on Washington Avenue in Kalamazoo. (Nov. 9, 2021)

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (WOOD) — Authorities spent hours Monday at the scene of a standoff at a house in Kalamazoo.

A person wanted in connection to shooting was holed up inside a house on Washington Avenue near the intersection of Division Avenue, according to the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety.

Police told News 8 that shots were fired but there were no reports of injuries. It’s unclear what led to the shooting.

By Tuesday morning, a police presence remained outside the house, part of which appeared to have been torn down.

The suspect is wanted in connection to a shooting that injured a woman on Nov. 1.

Authorities asked drivers to avoid the area and seek an alternative route. The following roads were closed due to the incident: both directions of Washington Avenue; Stockbridge at Division; Fulford east of Egleston; Division west of Stockbridge.

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