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1 Shot in neighbor versus neighbor fight in Kalamazoo County

COMSTOCK TOWNSHIP, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - A fight between neighbors escalates as one man is shot, now Kalamazoo County authorities are searching for the suspect involved.

The shooting happened just after 8 last night at the Comstock village apartments in Comstock township. Sheriff's deputies tell Newschannel 3 this was a neighbor versus neighbor fight that had been going on all day.

Deputies say they were first called out to the complex by the victim who reported the tires on his car had been slashed. They filed the report and left.
Then around 6, Deputies along with Kalamazoo public safety officers responded to a call of shots fired. When officers arrived they found a man had been shot in the chest. It was the same man who filed the earlier report.  He's currently listed in stable condition.

The suspect took off.

"We're still trying to determine who that person is and we're trying to firm up our information to pursue that person." Says Sgt. George Beukelaere with the Kalamazoo County Sheriff's Office.

Anyone with information about the shooting is urged to call the Sheriff's Department of Silent Observer.