• November 27, 2021

Mass Shooting in Michigan..7 Dead…2 Seriously Wounded

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The Kalamazoo section of Michigan was hit by a rash of shootings, believed to be the work of one man who is currently under arrest.  Kalamazoo County Undersheriff Paul Matyas confirms that six people have been shot and three seriously wounded in shootings that took place at an apartment complex, a Kia dealership and a Cracker Barrel parking lot.  Police believe the shootings to be random, or at least the ones at the Kia dealership and Cracker Barrel.

The shootings began at an apartment complex in Kalamazoo, where a woman was shot multiple times and is in serious condition.  The shooter then drove to a Kia dealership, where he killed two more and wounded another.  That person is in the hospital in critical condition.  He finished his spree at a local cracker Barrel, where he shot four people fatally and wounded one more, a nine year old boy, who died later at the hospital.

Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety

Per Chief Hadley, possible suspect apprehended without incident in downtown Kalamazoo, based on fitting the description. This is a tragic chain of events for our community and we are diligently continuing the investigation to confirm if the correct person is in custody.

The suspect, a 45 year old man driving a blue HHR sports utility vehicle.  He was arrested without incident and a weapon was found in his SUV.

More details will appear when they become available.

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