Armed man robs Grandville party store

Surveillance footage of an armed robbery suspect.


GRANDVILLE, Mich. (WOOD) — Police in Grandville are investigating an armed robbery at a party store.

It happened on Thursday around 10:45 a.m. at Mel’s Party Store located at 3640 Chicago Drive SW.

The suspect reportedly showed a black handgun, police believed it to be a semiautomatic. Police describe the suspect as a white man in his mid to late 20s, around 5-foot10 with a thin build. He was last seen wearing a dark colored hooded sweatshirt with a mask covering his mouth and nose, according to a Grandville Police Department news release.

Police say the suspect fled the scene in a black four door with an undisclosed amount of money.

Anyone with information is asked to call Silent Observer at 616.774.2345 or GPD at 616.538.6110.

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