Assault Suspect Sought
On Thursday, November 5, 2020, at approximately 4:45 pm, the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety responded to the 900 block of Charlotte Avenue and found a 71 year- old victim who had been robbed and stabbed. The victim was approached by the suspect who demanded his wallet. When the victim told the suspect that he didn’t have a wallet, the suspect threw him onto the ground and started searching him. Shortly after this he stabbed the victim multiple times and then left the area on foot. The victim was transported to Borgess Hospital where he was treated for multiple lacerations. The victim remains hospitalized in stable condition.
The suspect is described as a black male, medium to dark complexion, approximately 6’02”, 200 pounds, light colored eyes, wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt, gray cloth “Covid,” mask, and a gray winter cap. Please see the attached composite sketch.