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18-year-old wounded by gunshot, suspect still at large in Kalamazoo

Kalamazoo Public Safety Cruiser
Posted at 1:24 AM, Oct 11, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-11 01:24:18-04

KALAMAZOO, Mich. — A Kalamazoo man was shot while sitting in his parked car on Clarence St. around 2:16 p.m. on Saturday.

Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety officers found the 18-year-old victim, then learned from witnesses that a back-seat occupant of a vehicle had shot at them multiple times with a handgun before driving off.

That suspect vehicle was seen heading north on Clarence St.

Then, around 4 p.m., officers found it on N Rose St.

The driver of the suspect vehicle was arrested for multiple outstanding warrants, however the suspected shooter has still not been found yet.

While the victim was taken to a local hospital, he is expected to be ok.

If you know anything about the shooting, call the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety at 337-8120 or Silent Observer at 343-2100.