Suspect Sought for Kalamazoo Twp. Explosion

Posted at 4:44 PM, Nov 12, 2013
and last updated 2013-11-12 20:30:35-05

Branden McNamaraKALAMAZOO TOWNSHIP, Mich. — A 24-year-old man is being sought by police in connection with an explosion in Parchment Tuesday morning.

Branden McNamara is believed to be connected to the incident, which happened inside a house in the 600 block of Parchmount Avenue at approximately 6:45 a.m.  Kalamazoo Township police say the explosion may be the result of meth manufacturing.

McNamara is 5 feet 10 inches tall, 170 lbs. with brown hair and blue eyes.  He may have injuries to his hands and face from the explosion.  Police say he is also wanted for absconding parole.

Anyone with information on McNamara’s whereabouts is asked to contact Kalamazoo Township police at 269-343-0568 or Silent Observer at 269-343-2100.