Searching for a suspect: armed robbery in Cass County

Posted at 2:35 AM, Jan 02, 2015
and last updated 2015-01-02 02:35:09-05

MARCELLUS, Mich. — Deputies are searching for a suspect involved in an armed robbery that happened Thursday.

According to Cass County Sheriff’s Department, deputies responded to an armed robbery around 10:40 p.m. Thursday.

It happened at the Yummies Marathon gas station.

The suspect walked into the station and pointed a black semi-automatic handgun at the clerk, demanding money.

The suspect is described as a white male, around 5’8″ tall, around 220 pounds, wearing blue jeans, light blue tee shirt and a dark grey hooded sweat shirt with a black vest. The suspect was also wearing a black and gray striped winter hat with a blue bandana covering his face.

He left the store with an unknown amount of cash. The K-9 unit was called in but couldn’t track him down.

Luckily, no one was hurt.

Deputies are asking if you know anything about the incident, to call them or the Cass County Tip Line at 1-800-462-9328.