Police: 1 shot and injured in Kalamazoo

Kalamazoo County

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (WOOD) — One person was shot and injured in Kalamazoo’s Eastside neighborhood Friday afternoon.

It happened around 3:40 p.m. in the area of Center Street and Fairbanks Avenue, south of Humphrey Street. The Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety used crime scene tape to block off a large area there as officers were on the scene investigating.

KDPS said the person who was shot, a 29-year-old man, sustained injuries that are not considered life-threatening. He was later listed in stable condition at a local hospital.

The circumstances leading up to the shooting have not yet been released.

In a Friday evening update KDPS said it had a suspect in custody.

Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call KDPS at 269.337.8120 or Silent Observer at 269.343.2100.

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