GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) - Two people have been arrested in alleged connection with numerous robberies and retail frauds, police told 24 Hour News 8.
The first incident involved the theft of beer from the 7-Eleven store, 1349 Alpine Ave. NW in Grand Rapids at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.
Then the suspects robbed someone in the 600 block of Leonard Street NW, police said.
Then the suspects stole some beer from Stockbridge Party Store, 634 Bridge St. NW, and fled the business, but the clerk chased them down and retrieved the alcohol.
The last crime occurred in front of Saint Mary's Health Care, 200 Jefferson Ave. SE, around 9:45 p.m., when police said the suspects stole someone's purse.
The suspects were eventually taken into custody around 10 p.m. after being spotted at the Speedway gas station, 400 Leonard St. NW.
All of the stolen property were in the suspects van and returned to their rightful owners.
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