Credit union robbed in Dowagiac

Posted at 2:51 PM, Mar 19, 2015
and last updated 2015-03-19 14:51:31-04

Police in Dowagiac, in Cass County, are investigating an armed robbery at the Dowagiac Area Federal Credit Union, located at 473 East Division Street.

It happened Thursday morning at 10:23 a.m.  Police say the suspect was wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, dark pants, black shoes, glasses and a black cap with a yellow brim.

He displayed a handgun during the robbery, got an undetermined amount of cash, then took off.

Police say surveillance video in and around the bank shows that the man arrived and left on foot.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call the Cass County tip line, at 1-800-462-9328, or Crime Stoppers, at 888-342-STOP.