MI Woman Connor Meert ID’d As Pedestrian In Saturday Kalamazoo Fatal Vehicle Strike

KALAMAZOO COUNTY, MI. (THECOUNT) — Connor Meert, of Kalamazoo, Michigan, has been identified as the pedestrian fatally struck Saturday morning by a vehicle in Kalamazoo County.

Meert, 21, was killed while attempting to cross a street in Kalamazoo Saturday morning.

According to reports, Meert was on-foot in the area of West Michigan Avenue near Emajean Street in Kalamazoo, when she was struck by a passing vehicle around 2 a.m. Saturday morning.

Meert was transported to an area hospital where she passed away of blunt force trauma injuries.

Friends and family members took to Facebook to remember Meert:

The cause of the deadly incident remains under investigation.

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Geo quick facts :Kalamazoo County is a county located in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of 2019, the population was 265,066. The county seat is Kalamazoo. Kalamazoo County is included in the Kalamazoo–Portage, MI Metropolitan Statistical Area – Wikipedia.

MI Woman Shequita Lewis ID’d As Victim In Monday Fatal Kalamazoo Shooting

KALAMAZOO, MI. (THECOUNT) — Shequita Lewis has been identified as the victim fatally shot inside a Kalamazoo, Michigan home Monday.

Lewis, 36, who served on two Kalamazoo advisory boards and ran for County Commission in 2018, was shot while inside a residence in Kalamazoo on Monday afternoon.

Police say they responded to calls of shots fired 12:30 p.m. at a home in the 1300 block of North Church Street.

Once on the scene, police discovered Lewis on the kitchen floor suffering from at least one gunshot wound.

She was transported to an area hospital where she was later pronounced.

A 36-year old man was on the front porch outside when police arrived. He was arrested. Police have not revealed his identity at this time, reports WWMT.

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Geo quick facts: Kalamazoo is a city in southern Michigan. The Kalamazoo Valley Museum offers science, technology and history exhibits, plus a planetarium. American and European art form the core collection of the Kalamazoo Institute of Arts. To the south, the Air Zoo museum features vintage aircraft, flight simulators and rides. The multi-use Kalamazoo River Valley Trail runs through the city, linking parks and nearby communities – wikipedia.

At Least 6 Dead In Random Kalamazoo Shooting Spree Suspect At Large

At least six people were shot and killed Saturday by someone driving around Kalamazoo County, Michigan.

Nine people were shot in three different locations, cops said. Two people are known to be in critical condition, and at least one is in serious condition.

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“What it looks like is we have someone just driving around, finding people and shooting them dead in their tracks,” Matyas told CNN affiliate WOOD TV Continue reading