Police: Man with gun kicks in door to Battle Creek home

BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Battle Creek police arrest a suspect they say was armed with a gun and was caught breaking into a home.

It happened in the 400 block of West Jackson Street.

Police say they were originally called on a report of a man with a gun.

When they got there they say the suspect kicked in the front door of a residence and ran inside, but then he went out a side door.

The officers caught up after a short chase about a block away.

They also recovered a handgun.

The suspect has been arrested on charges of home invasion and resisting and obstructing