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Niles Check ‘n Go victim of alleged armed robbery Friday

Published 10:52am Monday, January 25, 2010

A Niles Township business was reportedly the victim of an armed robbery Friday afternoon.

A man entered the Check ‘n Go at 1991 South 11th St. at approximately 3:51 p.m. and demanded money from the cashier, placing his hand in his pocket and alleging he had a weapon. The suspect then took an undetermined amount of money and fled out the backdoor of the business. He was last seen running north.

The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 5 feet, 8 inches tall and 150 pounds, wearing a bright blue bandana covering his face and a black hooded sweatshirt with black pants.

If you have information on this armed robbery, contact Crime Stoppers at (800) 342-STOP or contact the Berrien County Sheriff’s Department Detective Bureau D/Sgt. Fred Laesch at (269) 983-7142 ext. 6287.

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