Wrong Man Collared For CUHeist

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MUSKEGON, Mich. - (03/23/06) – An armed man was arrestedwithin minutes after Tuesday afternoon’s hold-up at BrunswickEmployees FCU here–unfortunately it was the wrong man. A lonegunman with alcohol on his breath threatened two credit uniontellers with a small handgun around 2 pm, before escaping with abag of cash, police said. Shortly afterwards, a man matching thedescription of the suspect was spotted coming out of the cemeteryacross the street from the credit union and was arrested after agun was found on him. The man was cleared of the robbery after hewas taken back to the credit union for identification, but wascharged with carrying a concealed weapon. The robbery suspect isstill at large.

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