WATERVLIET, MI – MSP from the Niles State Police Post are investigating an armed robbery of the Citgo Gas Station located at 3831 M140 Hwy in Watervliet Township.
On Tuesday, March 27th, 2018, at about 11:55PM, 3 masked suspects entered the Citgo Gas Station to rob the business. One of the suspects, was armed with a handgun, demanded money from the two clerks who complied. The other two suspects obtained lottery tickets and stole a cell phone from a patron who was also inside the business.
The suspects then fled the business on foot into a waiting vehicle and left the scene. An undetermined amount of cash was also taken from the business by the suspects.
The suspects were described as males wearing dark clothing/hoodies and masks. The suspect vehicle was described as a dark colored sedan, possibly a Pontiac.
If anyone has information about the robbery they are urged to call the Michigan State Police.
Watervliet City PD and the Berrien County Sheriff’s department assisted at the scene.