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Holland Police investigating unarmed robbery from Thursday night

No other customers were in the business at the time.
Posted at 11:13 AM, Aug 21, 2020

HOLLAND, Mich. — The Holland Police continues to investigate an unarmed robbery that occurred Thursday night.

The robbery happened at the Check N Go, located at 1111 Washington Ave in Holland, at 6 p.m. Thursday.

The clerk reported that a mant entered the store just as the business was closing and demanded the clerk hand him over the money.

No other customers were in the business at the time.

After the clerk handed over an undetermined amount of cash, the suspect ran out of the store fleeing on foot to the east.

Residents on Standish Court, east of the business, had witnessed a subject matching the suspects description running to the area and then fleeing in a burgundy sedan.

The suspect is described as a black male in his 20’s, thin build and average height, wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt with a white t-shirt underneath, a black mask, sunglasses and grey pants.

No weapon was seen or implied and no one was injured during the incident. The case remains under investigation.

Anyone who has information that may help in this investigation is asked to contact the Holland Department of Public Safety at (616) 355-1150 or email investigators at

If you wish to remain anonymous, you may contact Silent Observer by calling 1-877-887-4536, texting OCMTIP and your message to 274637 or go online and submit a tip using the online form at