Kent County deputies looking for unarmed robbery suspect

Posted at 10:13 AM, Nov 28, 2015
and last updated 2015-11-28 10:13:45-05

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Kent County Sheriff’s deputies are looking for a man suspected of assaulting and robbing someone Saturday morning after visiting a local business.

The victim said they were assaulted and had personal items stolen from them around 6 a.m. in the 1500 block of Eastport Drive SE. They described the suspect as a black male, wearing dark clothing and a black knit hat. He was seen on a bicycle and was not armed.

Before the robbery, the victim and the suspect reportedly visited a local business. Deputies were able to find surveillance video of a man who matches the victim’s description.

Anyone with information about this incident is encouraged to contact the Kent County Sheriff’s Department at 616-632-6100, option 1.