Death investigation underway in Kalamazoo

Kalamazoo, West Douglas neighborhood

KALAMAZOO, Mich. — Authorities say they’re conducting a death investigation in Kalamazoo in the area of Blakeslee and Prairie Avenue.

According to the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety, two residents walking found the body in a wooded area Sunday afternoon.

Officials on scene say the death is being considered suspicious.

Anyone who may have information is asked to call Kalamazoo Public Safety at (269) 337-8994 or Silent Observer at (269) 343-2100 or visit