Suspect sought in Byron Twp. gas station robbery

Posted at 5:20 PM, May 13, 2015
and last updated 2015-05-13 17:25:26-04

BYRON TOWNSHIP, Mich. — The Kent County Sheriff’s Department is searching for a man who they say robbed Citgo gas station, 284 84th St. SW.

According to a release, the incident was reported at roughly 3:29 p.m. after the man entered the gas station armed with a knife and demanded money.

The suspect is described in a release as a white man in his 40s with a skinny build.  He was wearing a white t-shirt with writing on the back and blue jeans.   His vehicle was described as an older tan four-door station wagon.  The license plate was covered, and no make or model was provided.

His vehicle was last seen traveling eastbound on 84th Street toward US-131.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call the Kent County Sheriff’s Department at 616-632-6100 or Silent Observer at 616-454-9110.