Byron Twp. credit union robbed

Posted at 5:09 PM, Jun 11, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-11 18:44:51-04

BYRON TOWNSHIP, Mich. — Deputies are investigating a robbery at a Byron Township credit union.

Kent County Sheriff investigators say the robbery happened around 3 p.m. at the Lake Michigan Credit Union at 675 68th St. SW.  They say the suspect threatened tellers and implied he had a weapon. The suspect fled toward Clyde Park Avenue with an undisclosed amount of cash in a gold or tan sedan that may be an early 2000s Ford Taurus.

The suspect is described as a black man with a short, stocky build. He was wearing sunglasses and covered his face with a red bandanna.

Anyone with information should call Silent Observer at 616-774-2345 or the Kent County Sheriff’s Office at 616-632-6125.