Subway manager staged robbery

A surveillance camera in the Cedar Springs Subway, 4116 17 Mile Road, captured this image of an armed robbery at 8:22 a.m. April 12. Police determined the crime was staged by the manager and two others. They became suspicious when they learned deposits had not been made in about a week.

by JUDY REED It appears that the armed robbery of the Cedar Springs Subway on 17 Mile Road two weeks ago was an inside job. According to the Cedar Springs Police Department (CSPD), daytime manager Kristin Joy Fredrickson, 35, of Solon Township, the alleged victim of the robbery, admitted to police she was involved and […]

Kids invited to join local officers in evening of fun, food

by ELDON KORSON  On Friday, Feb. 4, the Rockford, Cedar Springs and Sparta police departments and the Kent County Sheriff’s Department will be holding a youth lock-in at the MVP Athletic Club located at 515 East Division Street in Rockford. For $6 paid at the door, middle school kids in grades six through eight will […]