2 suspects arrested after armed standoff with police in Kalamazoo

Kalamazoo and Battle Creek
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KALAMAZOO, Mich. (WOOD) — Two people were arrested following a six-hour standoff with police in Kalamazoo Saturday evening.

Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety officers were called to a home in o the 2000 block of March Street at Bryant Street because of a man who reportedly threatened a victim with a gun.

The suspect, a 32-year-old Kalamazoo resident, barricaded himself inside the home when police arrived around 5:32 pm. After a six-hour standoff with Kalamazoo Metro SWAT, the suspect was arrested. No one was hurt.

A second suspect, a 34-year-old Kalamazoo resident, was also arrested on felony charges after the incident.

This investigation is still ongoing and anyone having information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety at 269.488.8911 or Silent Observer at 269.343.2100.

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