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Kent County Sheriff Searching For Man Suspected of Robbing Several Area Businesses

Courtesy of the Kent County Sheriff's Department
Courtesy of the Kent County Sheriff’s Department

The Kent County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s assistance in locating 33-year-old Jacob Abraham Savickas who has been involved in a crime spree in West Michigan and Indiana.

In a release, the Sheriff’s Department said that they “believe this will continue and potentially escalate until Savickas is located and arrested.”

Savickas is suspected of carrying out the following unarmed robberies:

  • 7/26/17 – J&H Mobil at 44th Street and Clyde Park SW in Wyoming
  • 7/27/17 – Admiral Gas Station at 194 S. Main Street in Cedar Springs (included a pursuit)
  • 7/27/17 – Marathon Gas Station on W. Western Avenue in South Bend, Indiana
  • 7/27/17 – Low Bob’s at 4505 N. Ameritech Drive in South Bend, Indiana
  • 7/28/17 – Beacon Credit Union, 820 North Broadway in Peru, Indiana
  • 8/1/17 – Next Door Food Store at 4616 Alpine Ave. NW in Comstock Park. Suspect allegedly struck the clerk with his vehicle.

FOX-17 reports that Savickas is also suspected of robbing the Independent Bank near the corner of Fuller and Plainfield Wednesday morning.

Savickas was last seen driving a Blue/Purple 2001 Oldsmobile Intrigue 4D, MI Plate #DNL1257, which can be seen here.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Kent County Sheriff’s Department at 616-632-6125 or Silent Observer at 616-774-2345.

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