Suspect sought in Sturgis gas station armed robbery

Posted at 2:23 PM, Jan 11, 2016
and last updated 2016-01-11 14:23:47-05

STURGIS, Mich. — Sturgis Police are searching for a man who they say robbed the Admiral gas station, 1207 E. Chicago Rd., Monday morning.

Police said in a release they responded to the gas station at about 12:08 a.m. after a man allegedly approached an employee with a firearm and took an unspecified amount of money.

The suspect is described as a white man who is roughly 6 feet tall.  At the time of the robbery police say he was wearing gray sweatpants, a gray hooded jacket and a mask.   No other physical description has been provided.

Anyone with information on this incident is asked to call Sturgis Police at 269-651-3231 or St. Joseph County Sheriff’s Department dispatch at 269-467-4195.