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Suspect arrested in Petersburg armed robbery

Published: Apr. 11, 2021 at 8:51 AM EDT
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PETERSBURG, Michigan (WTVG) - A Petersburg man was arrested Friday following an alleged armed robbery at the Lightning Quick Gas & Go in Petersburg, Michigan on April 9.

29-year-old Justin Lee Baldwin was arrested Friday on a felony armed robbery warrant and booked into the Monroe County Jail.

He was arranged on the charges and the bond is set at $500,000.

A gas station clerk told deputies a male suspect showed a gun and demanded the employee to turn the fuel pumps on. The suspect pumped gas into a car and got into the passenger seat. The car left the station heading southbound on Saline Street.

Authorities said the car and the driver were found and questioned on Saturday, April 10. The Sheriff’s office said it was following up on leads on the suspect’s location.

Those with information are asked to contact authorities at 734-240-7509.

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