Deputies searching for armed robbery suspect

Posted at 7:04 AM, May 15, 2016

ALLENDALE TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Deputies in Ottawa County are searching for a man they say robbed a gas station Saturday night.

It happened at the Admiral on Lake Michigan Drive and 68th Ave. just before 10:00 p.m. The clerk told police a man confronted him claiming he had a gun. The clerk gave that man an undisclosed amount of money and the suspect ran from the scene.

Deputies and a K9 unit searched the area for the suspect, who is described as a heavy-set white man last seen wearing dark clothes. Investigators were not able to find him.

If you have any information on this incident, you’re asked to call the Ottawa County Sheriff’s Office or Silent Observer (1-877-88-SILENT).