Bar Shooting Investigation Continues
Police have identified the victim of a shooting at a sports bar in Kalamazoo early Thursday morning. The Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety says 23-year-old Damian Tejada of Kalamazoo was shot after gunfire erupted following a fight around 1:30 a.m. at the Wayside West bar on the city’s west side. He was pronounced dead at a local hospital.
The suspect fled the scene on foot but was arrested a short time later. According to reports, He’s an employee of the bar. His name is being withheld pending arraignment. The incident remains under investigation.