Police looking for suspects who tied up clerk, robbed gas station

GRAND HAVEN TOWNSHIP, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Deputies in Ottawa County are searching for two people, after an armed robbery at a gas station in Grand Haven Township.

Deputies were dispatched around 3 Saturday morning to the Express Lane Gas Station and Convenient Store in the 17000 block of Robbins Road.

Employees told deputies a black man and an unknown woman entered the store.

The man showed the clerk a handgun and ordered her to open the register.

The suspect then took the clerk to the back room and tied her up with duct tape, during which time the woman cleaned out the register.

The pair fled with an unknown amount of cash.

A K-9 track was attempted but was lost after a short distance.

The robbery is under investigation and if you have any information about it call the Ottawa County Sheriff's Office or Silent Observer.