Man arrested in connection to multiple armed robberies

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NORTON SHORES, Mich. (WOOD) — Norton Shores police have arrested a man who is a suspect in multiple robberies in Muskegon County.

Police arrested a 40-year-old Muskegon Heights man Thursday in connection to a Nov. 20 armed robbery of the Shell Gas Station, located at 2628 Henry Street in Norton Shores.

Authorities believe the suspect may be connected to several other armed robberies in Muskegon County. Norton Shores police are investigating if the suspect is behind an armed robbery Sunday night at Sunny Mart, located at 2906 S. Getty Street.

The suspect’s name has not been released pending arraignment.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Norton Shores Police Department at 231.733.2691 or Silent Observer 231.72.CRIME.