DEVELOPING: Police Searching For Armed Robbery Suspect - Northern Michigan's News Leader

DEVELOPING: Police Searching For Armed Robbery Suspect

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Michigan State Police are searching for a man who robbed an Admiral Tobacco store in Manistee County this afternoon.

Troopers say the suspect walked into the store around 2:15 PM and showed a handgun.

We are told one employee was working at the time and two customers were inside the store.

The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 5'9-5'10 inches tall, between 18-20 years old, weighing about 150 lbs.

He was wearing a dark blue hooded sweatshirt and has blue eyes and blond hair.

Shortly after the robbery, witnesses tell police they saw a dark blue Chevy van leaving the parking lot. The van is described as a panel van from the 1990's.

The suspect is considered armed and dangerous, he made away with an undisclosed amount of money.

Anyone with information is asked to call Michigan State Police.

We have a crew on the scene and will bring you the latest updates as they become available. Stay with 9&10 News on-air and online for the latest.