Cops shoot dead gunman who boarded bus at Kalamazoo station & fired at 3 people in Michigan 


Kalamazoo station ‘active’ shooting horror – Cops shoot dead gunman who boarded bus & fired at 3 people in Michigan

  • On Saturday at 9:15 am police said they responded to an ‘active shooter’ situation at the Kalamazoo Transportation Center 
  • Police Chief Coakley confirmed that 54-year-old Anthony Oliver got on a bus and shot three passengers who suffered non-life threatening injuries
  • When officers arrived to the scene of the active shooting they encountered Oliver who exchanged gunfire with multiple officers, police said.
  • Oliver was shot in the exchange and taken to the hospital where he died of his injuries 
  • No officers were injured and police say it is not clear if Oliver knew any of the passengers










Police say a gunman shot and injured three people after opening fire on a Michigan bus before he was fatally shot by responding officers. 

On Saturday at 9:15 am police said they responded to an ‘active shooter’ situation at the Kalamazoo Transportation Center off Kalamazoo Avenue between Rose and Burdick streets.  

Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety Police Chief Coakley confirmed that 54-year-old Anthony Oliver got on a bus and shot three passengers who suffered non-life threatening injuries. 

On Saturday at 9:15 am police said they responded to an 'active shooter' situation at the Kalamazoo Transportation Center (pictured)

On Saturday at 9:15 am police said they responded to an ‘active shooter’ situation at the Kalamazoo Transportation Center (pictured)

Police arrived at the Kalamazoo Transportation Center off Kalamazoo Avenue between Rose and Burdick streets after reports of an active shooter on Saturday morning

Police arrived at the Kalamazoo Transportation Center off Kalamazoo Avenue between Rose and Burdick streets after reports of an active shooter on Saturday morning

When officers arrived to the scene of the active shooting they encountered Oliver who exchanged gunfire with multiple officers, police said. 

Oliver was shot in the exchange and taken to the hospital where he died of his injuries. 

No officers were injured and police say it is not clear if Oliver knew any of the passengers.    

Following the shooting Metro Bus Service suspended service for the rest of Saturday and confirmed that no Metro workers were hurt in the shooting. 

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