Suspect at large following convenience store holdup in Sturgis
Monday Oct 29, 2018 11:04am
STURGIS – Sturgis Police are searching for the person who robbed a convenience store.
At 7:30 Sunday night, officers were called to the Sunny Mart Store at 1240 East Chicago Road. Witnesses say an armed suspect entered the store and showed a handgun. The suspect then left the store and went northwest towards Arthur Street.
The Michigan State Police K-9 unit and the St. Joseph County Sheriff's Department assisted in the search. The K-9 officer tracked the suspect to Arthur Street and Laura Drive, and then lost the trail due to weather conditions.
The suspect was wearing a black hoodie and a white full face mask.
If anyone has information about this suspect or the robbery, they are asked to call the Sturgis Police Department at 269-659-7260, or St. Joseph County Central Dispatch at 269-467-4195.