Intruder shoots person in Kalamazoo home

Kalamazoo and Battle Creek
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KALAMAZOO, Mich. (WOOD) — A person was shot after an intruder broke into their home in Kalamazoo early Sunday morning.

According to authorities around 2:15 a.m. near the 1200 block of Alamo Avenue, off Douglas Avenue, police responded for a report that a subject had been shot.

Upon arrival, police said a resident of the home was found with a non-life-threatening gunshot wound.

The resident awoke to find an intruder inside the home, the intruder then shot the resident. The suspect/suspects fled from the scene and have not been located at this time.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Kalamazoo Public Safety at
269.337.8120 or Silent Observer at 269.343.2100.

Correction: A previous version of this story included an alert from WMU Public Safety. That alert was actually in reference to a different shooting that happened Sunday morning. We apologize for the error.

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