NewsLocal NewsKzoo/BCKalamazoo


Kalamazoo man arrested in shooting, sexual assault

Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety Cruiser
Posted at 11:35 AM, Jul 26, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-26 11:35:04-04

KALAMAZOO, Mich. — A 36 year-old Kalamazoo man was arrested in relation to a sexual assault and shooting Sunday morning.

The unnamed suspect is being charged with Criminal Sexual Assault and Assault with Intent to Murder after Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety were called to Oak Street. Just before 6 a.m. a woman was sexually assaulted and a man was shot in the leg shortly after. Both victims given medical treatment.

Police found over 15 shell casings and evidence from the sexual assault that, paired with witness statements, were able to quickly lead them to the suspect.

Anyone with information about this case is asked to call Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety at 337-8994 or Silent Observer at 343-2100.