Store Robbed In Battle Creek
The Emmett Township Department of Public Safety is investigating an Armed Robbery that occurred at Penny Pinchers, located in the1200 block of East Columbia Ave.
At approx. 1:00 pm, Saturday afternoon, a white male wearing a snowmobile style suit, with an orange bandana covering his face, walked in and robbed the clerk using a knife. The suspect then left the store leaving in what appeared to be a short box pickup truck.
The truck was described as a late 1980's GMC or Chevy, flat black in color, with a loud exhaust. The truck then left northbound on Grenville Street.
There were no injuries reported and an undisclosed amount of cash was taken. Public Safety detectives are working on obtaining surveillance footage.
Anyone with information is asked to call Silent Observer or the Emmett Township Department of Public Safety.