Convenience Store Robbed At Gunpoint

Posted at 5:55 PM, Nov 03, 2013
and last updated 2013-11-03 17:55:02-05

kalamazoo-county-unit-day-genericGULL LAKE, Mich- A 17-year-old Galesburg man is in the Kalamazoo County Jail after robbing a convenience store Saturday night.

According to the Kalamazoo County Sheriff’s Department, the suspect walked into the Bayview Market and held the clerk up at gunpoint and demanded money. He got an undisclosed amount of money and fled the scene on foot.

Deputies called in the K-9 unit from Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety to track the suspect down. The K-9 unit then track the suspect to a near by house, where the suspect was arrested and taken into custody.

The 17-year-old man is in the Kalamazoo County Jail awaiting arraignment.