Kalamazoo officers arrest suspect accused of robbing a Chase Bank

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Police arrested a man Thursday accused of robbing a Chase Bank a day before in Kalamazoo. (WWMT/Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety)

Officers arrested a 28-year-old Kalamazoo man Thursday, a day after a robbery at a Chase Bank.

Investigators said a man entered the bank, located in the 100 block of East Michigan Avenue, about 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020. The man demanded money from a bank employee and left on foot with cash.

Officials said they issued a search warrant for a home in the 1700 block of Alamo Avenue on Thursday, Feb. 13, after identifying the suspect by surveillance photographs.

They found evidence along with money believed to be from the robbery.

The suspect was taken to the Kalamazoo County Jail.