Kalamazoo assault suspect ID’d, arrested

Posted at 3:58 PM, Oct 23, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-23 16:01:00-04

KALAMAZOO, Mich. — A man wanted for an assault in downtown Kalamazoo has been arrested.

The assault happened Oct. 12 on East Michigan Avenue and Farmers Alley. Police said someone passing by saw a woman in trouble and intervened, causing the suspect to run off.

Investigators released surveillance footage of the man, which prompted tips that led them to his identity. The 30-year-old Kalamazoo man was arrested on Wednesday.

His name is being withheld pending arraignment.