300-pound man armed with hammer robs store

GALESBURG, Mich. (WOOD) — Police are looking for a man who robbed a Dollar General store armed with a hammer.

The robbery happened around 7:30 p.m. Monday at the Dollar General store, located at 84 E. Michigan Avenue in Galesburg.

Police say the clerk was robbed by a man armed with a claw-type hammer that he took from the store.

The suspect is described as a large white man, 6′ tall and about 300 lbs. He left the scene in a late model white Kia and was last seen driving east on M-96.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Kalamazoo County Sheriff’s Office at 269.383.8748 or Silent Observer at 269.343.2100. Information can also be reported online at www.kalamazoosilentobserver.com.

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