Suspect Arrested in Kalamazoo Double Shooting

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KALAMAZOO, Mich (April 29, 2014) – Detectives with the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety say a suspect is in custody after two people were shot on Sunday.

Both detectives and patrol officers were able to arrest a 35-year-old Kalamazoo man in the 2000 block of Inverness Lane around 2:45 p.m. without incident today.

Charges for the suspect will include assault with intent to murder and felony firearms charges.  The 35-year-old won’t be identified until after he’s been arraigned.

The shooting on Sunday happened in the area of Trimble and East Main around 4:30 p.m.  Two people suffered gunshot wounds in the shooting.  A 23-year-old Kalamazoo resident was shot in the foot and later released.  A 24-year-old Kalamazoo resident was shot in the back and is currently listed in stable condition in the hospital.

Public Safety Officers continue to investigate the shooting, and ask anyone with information on the case to contact them at 269-337-8139 or Silent Observer at 269-343-2100.

 

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