Police pick up suspect in 5 robberies - Jul 27th, 2012 - Local
Police have a man in custody who they say is connected to 5 robberies that took place early Thursday morning in the Grand Rapids area. The arrest took place following a 2-hour standoff in the 300 block of Spencer Street. The suspect surrendered peacefully. Police say he may have had an accomplice and are looking for a second person. The robberies occurred early Thursday morning in a 45 minute span at 4 gas stations and 1 convenience store in Wyoming Walker, and Grand Rapids.