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Child grazed by bulled in Kalamazoo

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (WZZM) -- A child went to the hospital after being grazed by a bullet in Kalamazoo.

It happened at a home on Washington Avenue between James and March Streets around 10 p.m. Sunday. It's a house police say has been shot at several times.

The three-year-old boy was treated for a wound on his thigh.

If you have any information, you are asked to call the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety at (269) 337-8120 or Silent Observer.

Driver killed in crash after running red light

BATTLE CREEK (WZZM)-- On person is dead and another is in the hospital after a late night crash. Battle Creek Police say a vehicle was traveling south on Clark Road just after 10:00pm, when they ran a flashing red light at the intersection of W. Dickman Road. Another vehicle traveling east on W. Dickman entered the intersection and hit the first vehicle.

Both drivers were taken to Kalamazoo hospitals. The driver of the southbound vehicle died from his injuries. The accident is currently under investigation.

Motorcyclist dies after colliding with deer

OSHTEMO, Mich. (WZZM) -- A Kalamazoo County man has died after his motorcycle collided with a deer over the weekend.

The victim is identified as Michael Carr, 38, of Paw-Paw.

The crash happened just after 2:30 a.m. Saturday on West Main and 4th St. in Oshtemo.

Carr died Sunday morning from his injuries.

No one else was hurt.

Police: Alcohol, speed, factors in fatal motorcycle crash

COMSTOCK TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WZZM) -- A Kalamazoo man has died after crashing his motorcycle early Friday morning.

Carl Fox, 24, was riding his motorcycle west on King Highway, near East Michigan, when he left the roadway and crashed around 3 a.m.

He was taken to the hospital where he later died.

Investigators say Fox was not wearing a helmet and alcohol and speed appeared to be factors in the crash.

Suspect arraigned in Kalamazoo homicide

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (WZZM) -- The man suspected of murdering a Kalamazoo woman was arraigned Tuesday.

Police accuse 25-year-old Joseph Christopher Janssen of killing Debra Susan Jean, 62, in her home in the 200 block of Edgemoor Ave. Her body was found in her home Sunday morning.

Authorities at this point haven't released Jean's cause of death.

If you have any information about this case you're asked to call Kalamazoo police at 269-337-8994 or Silent Observer at 269-343-2100.

Battle Creek Air Show and Balloon Festival July 1 - 5

Battle Creek Air Show and Balloon Festival July 1 - 5

Battle Creek will play host to the Air Force F-22 Raptor Demo team July 1-5, 2015. This is only 1 of 19 events during this time.

The Air Show will show the best of the best when civilian performers fill the sky July 3 – 5 with aerobatic maneuvers that make the fastest roll-a-coaster seem like a merry-go-round.

“Even more excitement has been added to this year’s Air Show,” stated Barbara Haluszka. “We are not only going to have pyro during the Night Air Show but during the actual Air Show itself,” she said. Spectators will love the explosions and the 750 ft. Wall of Fire!

Air Show at its best! Join us at the Battle Creek Field of Flight Air Show and Balloon Festival.

For more info, contact the Battle Creek Field of Flight Office at 269-962-0592 or go to www.bcballoons.com

Portage police find "one pot" meth lab in vacant home

PORTAGE, Mich. (WZZM) -- Just before 8:30 Monday morning, Portage Department of Public Safety units responded to the 5300 block of Wisteria on a report of a man sleeping in a vacant home under construction.

When officers arrived, they found a 29-year-old Portage man sleeping in the living room of the home.

After determining that the man did not need medical attention, PDPS responders noticed an active "one pot" style methamphetamine manufacturing lab in the bathroom of the home. At that time, everyone evacuated and PDPS methamphetamine responders were called to the scene.

The responders removed the lab from the home. The case remains under investigation.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Portage Department of Public Safety at (269)329-4567.