KDPS: Credit union robbed at gunpoint

Surveillance images showing a man robbing a Preferred Credit Union in Kalamazoo. (June 18, 2014)

KALAMAZOO, Mich. (WOOD) — Police say a man robbed a Kalamazoo credit union at gunpoint Wednesday.

It happened just after noon at the Preferred Credit Union on S. Westnedge Avenue north of W. Kilgore Road, according to the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety.

A surveillance image showing a man robbing a Preferred Credit Union in Kalamazoo. (June 18, 2014)Police say one man entered the bank, showed a handgun and demanded cash. He took off on foot headed north.

He was described as a dark-skinned black male in his late 20s or early 30s. He was between 5-foot-5 and 5-foot-8 and between 165 and 175 pounds. He was wearing a light-colored, short-sleeve shirt; light-colored sweatpants; and white tennis shoes. He may have had dread locks.

Anyone with information is asked to contact KDPS at 269.337.8994 or Silent Observer at 269.343.2100.

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