Kalamazoo, MI:


On Wednesday, June 6th 2018 around 10:10 am, Kalamazoo Public Safety officers responded to the 1000 block of Interfaith Boulevard for reports of a subject who had been shot. Officers located a lone female victim inside of an apartment suffering from a gunshot wound to her hip. Life-saving measures were initiated and the female was transported to Bronson Hospital for her injuries. The victim has been identified as an 18 year old Kalamazoo resident. Her medical condition is unknown at this time.


The Criminal Investigation Division is investigating this incident. The investigation is in its early stages at this point and no suspect information is known at this time.


Public Safety encourages anyone with information regarding this investigation to contact the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety at 337-8994, Silent Observer at 343-2100 or report online at www.kalamazoosilentobserver.com.















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