Sheriff's office investigates strong-armed robbery

Posted at 11:42 AM, Sep 01, 2016
and last updated 2016-09-01 11:42:37-04

A man in his early 20’s entered a local business and stole articles from an employee’s purse, the Ingham County Sheriff’s Office reports.

The sheriff’s office says a thin black male entered a business at Pine Tree Road and development Drive around 1:30 p.m. Wednesday. The employee chased the suspect from the business to the intersection.

A K9 unit was utilized to track the suspect, but was unsuccessful, the office reports. However, deputies investigating on scene were able to develop a suspect based on Information gathered on scene.

The sheriff’s office reports nobody was injured during the incident.