On Sunday, Dec. 3 Kalamazoo Public Safety officers responded to reports of a garage fire just before 5:10 p.m.

The garage was located in the 300th block of Garfield Avenue. When officer arrived on scene, they found that the garage was being used a living space, prompting search and rescue operations to ensure no one was trapped inside.

The fire was quickly extinguished, however, no one was found inside.

The incident is being investigated as a possible arson and anyone with information should contact the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety 269-337-8994 or Silent Observer at 269-343-2100.

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