Suspect In Sexual Assault Case Killed During Investigation
KALAMAZOO (WWJ) – Kalamazoo police say an officer has shot and killed a suspect in an abduction and sexual assault case.
The fatal shooting took place Friday at a home in the city.
Department of Public Safety Chief Jeff Hadley says the person had been a person of interest in the assault case.
None of the officers involved were injured.
The officers were at the home conducting a follow-up investigation related to the assault case when gunfire broke out.
According to a statement from Kalamazoo police, the suspect had pointed a handgun toward officers.
The person was pronounced dead at the scene.