JENISON, MI (WHTC) - The search is on for an armed robber who held up a gas station overnight in Jenison.
According to Ottawa County Sheriff’s Sergeant Matt Wildfong, an alarm company contacted Central Dispatch just before 3 AM, saying that the Convenience Store of Speedway on Baldwin Street east of 20th Avenue had been victimized. Dispatchers talked to the clerk, who said that the masked suspect brandished a knife and fled on foot.
The clerk was shaken but not hurt, and canine units lost the scent a short distance away, implying that the suspect had driven off with an undisclosed amount of cash. Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Ottawa County Sheriff’s Department or Silent Observer (877-88-SILENT; http://mosotips.com).