Shell Gas Station Robbed In Holland

Posted at 11:39 AM, Nov 04, 2013
and last updated 2013-11-04 18:01:54-05

2HOLLAND, Mich. — Holland Police were called to an armed robbery that had occurred at the Shell Gas Station at 363 River Ave.  The call came in at approximately 6:50 am November 4.

The clerk reported the suspect wearing all black clothing and a black ski mask walked into the store and demanded all the money from the register.  The clerk said the suspect threatened her with what appeared to be a handgun underneath the suspect’s black hoodie. The clerk cooperated with the suspect’ demands and no one was hurt.

The suspect was described as a black male with a deep voice, brown eyes, approximately 6 foot tall, 200 pounds and after he obtained an unspecified amount of cash he ran out of the north doors and then east towards Central Ave.

Suspect description update – The suspect in the robbery was wearing black gloves with white skeleton bone image similar to what is pictured.


 Anyone who has information about this case is urged to contact the Holland Department of Public Safety at (616) 355-1100 or the detectives at 355-1150.

Persons also may email investigators at  For persons wishing to remain anonymous they may call Silent Observer at 1-877-887-4536 or they may visit the SO website at to submit an e-tip.