Deputies seek suspect in Plainfield Twp. armed robbery

Kent County
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PLAINFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WOOD) — Authorities are searching for a man who robbed a gas station in Plainfield Township Thursday night.

It happened around 11:45 p.m. at the Citgo gas station located at 3895 Plainfield Avenue NE, according to a Kent County Sheriff’s Department news release.

The clerk told authorities the suspect, who was wearing all black and a mask, came into the store with a pistol and demanded money. The suspect ordered the clerk to the ground before leaving the store with an undisclosed amount of cash, the release said.

The suspect is described to be around 5-foot-10 and 180 pounds.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Kent County Sheriff’s Department at 616.632.6100 or  Silent Observer at 616.774.2345.

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