Wanted suspect arrested, drops loaded gun

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Kalamazoo Public Safety officers arrest a suspect wanted on outstanding warrants.

Around 1 a.m. Saturday morning, officer saw the suspect in the 1000 block of North Church Street.

When officers approached, he fled into a house after dropped a loaded .40 caliber handgun on the front porch.

The suspect came out of the house a short time later and was taken into custody.

The 23-year-old was arrested for felon in possession of a firearm, resisting and obstructing and two warrants.

He is currently lodged at the Kalamazoo County Jail, awaiting arraignment.