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Kalamazoo police: Motel 6 standoff suspect in custody

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Posted at 11:53 AM, Jun 22, 2022
and last updated 2022-06-22 14:44:39-04

KALAMAZOO, Mich. — Kalamazoo police say a man is now in custody after officers spent several hours in a standoff with the suspect at a Motel 6.

The Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety says the standoff at the Motel 6 near Sprinkle and Vanrick involved a home invasion suspect with multiple warrants out for his arrest.

Police reported the suspect was barricaded inside one of the motel rooms.


Kalamazoo police in standoff with suspect at Motel 6

Police spent several hours on scene as negotiators worked to bring the standoff to a peaceful conclusion.

No one was injured during the incident.

The Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety says officers will remain on scene for several hours to continue investigating.

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