1 arrested after shots fired in Kalamazoo

Kalamazoo and Battle Creek
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KALAMAZOO, Mich. (WOOD) — Police have arrested a person after receiving reports of shots being fired in Kalamazoo.

It happened around 4:52 p.m. near the intersection of Edwards and Parson streets. Officers received a report of shots fired in the area, and received a detailed description of the suspect from the caller.

Using information from the caller, Kalamazoo police found the suspect and arrested them after a brief chase on foot. A pistol was also recovered near where the suspect was taken into custody.

The 25-year-old Kalamazoo resident was arrested for carrying a concealed weapon, reckless discharge of a firearm, and resisting and obstructing a police officer.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety at 269.337.8994 or Silent Observer at 269.343.2100.

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