Six Grand Rapids Teens Charged In Armed Robbery Of Designer Sunglasses

Six West Michigan teens are facing charges for their connection in an armed robbery of designer sunglasses.

Police say a man was in a gas station parking lot in Battle Creek on Sunday when his $2,000 pair of sunglasses were taken from him at gunpoint.

The suspects drove off in a vehicle.

The man chased them and called 911.

Police say the suspects fired shots at the man chasing them and hit his car at least five times.

Officers caught up with the six Grand Rapids teens at a dead end street and arrested them.

They’re now charged with assault with intent to murder and armed robbery.