Police search for shooter in Kalamazoo

Kalamazoo and Battle Creek

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (WOOD) — The Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety is asking for the public’s help in an investigation after a man was found with a gunshot wound late Saturday night.

According to police, officers were told a man arrived at Bronson Hospital with a gunshot wound in a private car around 9 p.m. Authorities said the victim stated that he had been shot on Portage Road near E Stockbridge Avenue.

Several officers responded. They went to the scene of the crime to identify potential witnesses and to recover any evidence. Authorities tell News 8 that the victim is a 19-year-old man from Kalamazoo. He was treated and released for non-life-threatening injuries.

The unidentified suspect was last seen leaving the scene in a white mid-size SUV heading north on Portage Road.

Anyone with information is asked to call KDPS at 269.488.8911 or Silent Observer at 269.343.2100.

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