Gas Station Robbery
Kalamazoo, MI: On 02-27-19 at approximately 2:43 am KDPS Officers responded to the 3500 Blk of S. Sprinkle Rd in reference to an armed robbery in progress. The suspect indicated he had a weapon but one was not observed.
Upon arrival the suspect had fled on foot with the cash register which contained an amount of money. A K9 track was conducted and area businesses were canvassed. During the course of the investigation surveillance footage was obtained which identified a suspect vehicle involved in the robbery leaving the scene.
At approximately 04:09 am a KDPS Sergeant observed the suspect vehicle parked in a driveway in the 1000 Blk of E. Stockbridge. Officers conducted an investigation at the residence. Inside the residence officers located the suspect matching the description and a second suspect that was identified as the getaway driver.
Both suspects are adult males and were arrested and lodged at Kalamazoo County Jail on armed robbery charges.
Public Safety is requesting anyone with information about this crime to contact the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety at 337-8994, the Criminal Investigation Division at 337-8139, or Silent Observer at 343-2100.
Date: February 27th, 2019
Address: 150 E. Crosstown Parkway, Kalamazoo, MI 49001
Contact: Captain Brad Misner, Criminal Investigations Division, 337-8139
Authority of Lt. Scott VanderEnde