Checkers robbed in Kalamazoo Updated: Wednesday, July 23, 2014 KALAMAZOO, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3)- Public safety officers in Kalamazoo are investigating a robbery at the Checkers at Kalamazoo and Harrison.It happened Wednesday morning. Investigators say that the manager was robbed while opening the business. The manager was not injured. The robber brandished a handgun and fled with an undisclosed amount of money was stolen.The suspect is described as a black male in his 20's, about 6'3" tall with an average build. He was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt with white "Nike" lettering across the chest and light colored pants with cargo pockets.Anyone with information is asked to contact police at 269-337-8994.