armed robbery at Monte's Lounge in Grand Rapids
GRAND RAPIDS (WZZM) - Two armed men robbed a bar on Grand Rapids' west side just before 4 a.m. Wednesday morning.
Monte's Lounge is located in the 400 block of Bridge Street in Grand Rapids.
The bar was closed at the time of the robbery, with just a few workers inside cleaning. Both men had handguns and they left with an undisclosed amount of cash.
Initially the bar employees believed the men were still in the building after the robbery, prompting police to block off the area for an hour.
The men were not found inside, and are still on the loose.
The suspects are described as one black man and one white man. Both are heavyset and between 6'3" and 6'4" tall. The black suspect was wearing a Jason-style hockey mask, gray sweatshirt, and camouflage pants. The white suspect wore a blue bandana over his face and was wearing a blue sweatshirt.
Anyone with information should contact the Grand Rapids Police Department or Silent Observer.