UPDATE: KDPS says more than one person was shooting in 19yr old's homicide

Updated: Thursday, July 24, 2014
UPDATE: KDPS says more than one person was shooting in 19yr old's homicide story image

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Newschannel 3 has confirmed Kalamazoo Police are investigating the homicide of a 19-year-old Kalamazoo man.

Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety was called to the scene of a shooting in the 3,200 block of Mount Olivet Road late Wednesday, July 23rd.

Officers discovered that there had been at least two people shooting at each other in the area however, everyone had fled prior to officers arrival.  

According to a release, minutes later a vehicle arrived at Borgess Hospital with a victim of a gunshot wound.

The ER was briefly put on lock-down as is procedure in the case of a shooting.

The victim has been identified by family members as Chris Adams.

Officers were back out canvassing the neighborhood and searching a nearby wooded area with police dogs Thursday morning.
 
This is the fifth homicide in Kalamazoo this year.

Right now anyone with information on this homicide is asked to contact Kalamazoo Public Safety at 337-8994 or Silent Observer at 343-2100.

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