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UPDATE: Cops Catch Two Suspects In Armed Robbery



Lansing Police say they arrested two of the three people believed to have robbed an Eaton County gas station overnight. It happened around 9:30 p.m. on Tuesday at the Shell gas station near Canal Road and Saginaw Highway.

Authorities say the suspects entered Lansing in a taxi, but when Lansing Police stopped the vehicle, the suspects took off running.

Police found and arrested two of them who are now in the Eaton County Jail. Police are still searching for the third.


The man-hunt for an armed robber in Eaton County continues; this after multiple agencies in both Eaton and Ingham Counties spent the night searching.

The robbery happened around 9:30 Tuesday night at the Shell Gas Station near Canal Road and West Saginaw Highway.

Sergeants say at least one person got away, believed to be heading towards Lansing.

Michigan State Police and officials from the Lansing Police and Fire Department set-up a perimeter by the Grand River, near Washington Avenue, South of I-496.

Two people were taken into custody, but sheriff's officials say neither was involved in the robbery.

Police are still searching for the suspect.

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