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KDPS flagged down by carjacking victim

3 juvenile suspects were found using police K9 assistance
Kalamazoo Public Safety 10292023
Posted at 6:22 AM, Mar 10, 2022
and last updated 2022-03-10 07:14:18-05

KALAMAZOO, Mich. — Kalamazoo Public Safety Officers were flagged down by the victim of a carjacking.

The victim was found in the 1200 block of Reed Avenue on March 9 at approximately 9 p.m.

Officers say the victim stated that multiple juvenile suspects used firearms to steal their vehicle and personal items.

The vehicle was located a short time later, unoccupied in the 700 block of Mills Street. A police K9 search led officers to the 1100 block of Fourth Street and ultimately to three juvenile suspects.

The three suspects were found with the victim's property and were arrested. A search warrant was later executed at a nearby residence in connection with the carjacking.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Kalamazoo Public Safety at 269-488-8911 or Silent Observer at 269-343-2100 or www.kalamazoosilentobserver.com.