Suspect armed with handgun robs Battle Creek gas station

Posted at 12:52 PM, Jan 31, 2016

BATTLE CREEK, Mich. — Battle Creek police say they’re looking for a man suspected of holding up a gas station Sunday morning.

It happened at the Citgo gas station on West Michigan Ave. around 9:30 a.m. Police say a man demanded money while armed with a handgun.

The man is described as Hispanic with a small amount of facial hair, between the age of 30 and 40. Police said he left the gas station in a brown Chevy Silverado, heading north.

The suspect is still on the run. Anyone with information is asked to call the Battle Creek Police Department at 269-781-0911 or Silent Observer at 269-964-3888.