Two Suspects Arrested In Atlanta For Crimes In Kalamazoo

Posted at 4:50 PM, Dec 20, 2012
and last updated 2012-12-20 16:51:23-05

KALAMAZOO, Mich.–Two Kalamazoo men were arrested in Atlanta, Ga. on Friday.

The suspects who were detained by police on Dec. 18, are believed to be responsible for two different crimes that occurred in Kalamazoo.

Clarence Edward Ross Jr., 31, of Kalamazoo, allegedly shot and killed Jheryl Wright on Sept. 30, 2012.

Just three hours before the incident, another attempted murder took place in Kalamazoo, that allegedly involved Duncan Eric Williams Jr., 30, also of Kalamazoo. Williams is charged with assault with intent to murder, for a shooting that happened on Dutton Street.

A hearing is being held in Atlanta regarding both suspects extradition back to Kalamazoo.

Police are still investigating.

If anyone has information regarding these cases call the Kalamazoo Public Safety Criminal Investigations Division at 337-8139 or Silent Observer at 343-2100.