Suspect in Norton Shores gas station robberies arrested

Posted at 4:46 PM, Dec 01, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-01 16:46:00-05

NORTON SHORES, Mich. -A 40-year-old Muskegon Heights resident is in custody, suspected of several armed robberies at gas stations and convenience stores over the past month.

The suspect’s identity has not yet been released pending his arraignment. A warrant was issued for the suspect for an armed robbery that took place on November 20 at the Shell Gas Station at 2628 Henry Street.

Another robbery happened Wednesday night at the Sunny Mart convenience store at 2906 S. Getty about 8:20pm.  The suspect may have been involved in that robbery as well.

More information is expected in coming days.