Police searching for Family Express armed robbery suspect

2014-03-30T18:20:00Z 2014-03-31T14:51:07Z Police searching for Family Express armed robbery suspectTimes Staff nwitimes.com
March 30, 2014 6:20 pm  • 

SOUTH HAVEN | Police are searching for a man who robbed at gunpoint the Family Express gas station Saturday night.

The unidentified man walked into the gas station with a handgun about 11:30 p.m. and demanded the clerk hand over an undisclosed amount of money, said Sgt. Larry LaFlower, of the Porter County Sheriff's Department. 

The man left on foot from the gas station located at 363 West U.S. Highway 6 with cash and a couple cartons of cigarettes, LaFlower said. The gas station clerk was not injured. 

LaFlower said the suspect is described as either white or Hispanic and is about 5 feet 5 inches tall. He has red or maroon curly hair, was wearing a black hat, sunglasses, a gray winter vest and red and black pants. 

Anyone with information about the armed robbery or suspect is asked to call the Porter County Sheriff's Department at (219) 477-3131.

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