KALAMAZOO, MI – On Saturday, August 15th, 2015, at approximately 3:44 a.m., Public Safety officers responded to a report of a Home Invasion in the 700 block of Portage.
The caller said a male broke into his apartment and took his shotgun. After officers arrived on scene the suspect, a 25 year old Kalamazoo resident, was located next door. It was reported that the suspect pointed the shotgun at a female in his apartment. After a few minutes the suspect opened the door and threw the shotgun outside.
The Kalamazoo Metropolitan SWAT Team (KM-SWAT) was called in to mitigate the incident. KM-SWAT Negotiators were able to make contact the subject and successfully convinced him to exit the residence after an hour of negotiating.
The suspect was taken into custody and lodged at the Kalamazoo County Jail on several charges. No one was injured during the incident.