Suspect sought in Plainfield Ave. bank robbery

Posted at 4:55 PM, Oct 12, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-12 21:06:53-04

GRAND RAPIDS TOWNSHIP, Mich. -- Police responded to a robbery at a Kent County bank Friday afternoon.

The robbery was reported just before 4:40 p.m. Friday at Chase Bank, 3539 Plainfield Ave. NE.

Authorities say a man handed a teller a note, took money and then fled the area.  He is described as a white man in his late 20s or early 30s.  He is about 6 feet tall with a slim build and has long brown hair, facial hair and glasses.

The Kent County Sheriff's Department says a police dog was used to track the suspect in the area, but no arrests have been made.

Anyone with information on this case is asked to call the sheriff's office at 616-632-6100 or Silent Observer at 616-774-2345.