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Police: Armed man robs Family Dollar, flees

KENTWOOD, Mich. (WZZM) -- An armed robbery suspect on the loose after he stole money from a store, police say.

The robbery was reported around 10 a.m. Friday at Family Dollar, located at 52nd Street and Eastern Avenue, according to a Kentwood Police Department news release. 

A lone male suspect brandished a small revolver to the clerk and demanded money. He then fled the scene with an undisclosed amount.

Police used a K-9 tracking unit but was unsuccessful in location the suspect. He's described as a white male, about 20-30 years old, wearing a cloth to cover his face and was wearing baggy jeans.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Kentwood Police Department at 616-698-6580 or Silent Observer at 616-774-2345.