An Armed Robbery on a Trail, Under Investigation

Posted at 1:12 PM, Jul 19, 2014
and last updated 2014-07-19 15:11:45-04

BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (July 19, 2014)– Police are investigating an armed robbery that happened Friday night.

According to Battle Creek Police Department, at around 9:15 p.m. they got a call of an armed robbery in the area of The Arbors Apartments. The victim said she was walking on the trails home from the store, when a man approached her with a gun.

The victim said her purse was taken, along with her new purchases. She described the suspect as a mixed male, about 5’6, with a large Afro. Police brought in a K-9 unit to search the area, but have not recovered any evidence.

This incident remains under investigation. If you have any information, police are urging you to call Battle Creek Silent Observer.