MSP seeking tips in Montcalm Co. robbery

Montcalm County
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PIERSON, Mich. (WOOD) — Authorities are seeking public assistance in identifying the suspect in an armed robbery.

It happened around 10:12 a.m. April 12 at the Trading Post gas station located of Federal Road in Pierson. The suspect approached the employees while carrying a long gun and told the employees to open the register and left with an undisclosed amount of money.

He fled south in a black pickup truck.

At the time of the robbery, the man was wearing a blue hooded sweatshirt, black pants with a white stripe down the side, a mask and yellow glasses.

He is described as a 20 to 40-year-old white man standing 6-foot-3 to 6-foot-5.

Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact the Michigan State Police Lakeview Post at 989.352.8444.

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