Monday night there was an armed robbery at a marijuana dispensary in Newaygo County.
I hope this isn’t the beginning of a new trend because I live not too far from three of these dispensaries in Newaygo County, but I had a feeling at some point someone would try robbing a dispensary.
According to WOOD, authorities arrested one suspect and are searching for another in connection to an armed robbery at a marijuana dispensary in Newaygo County.
Its not secret that there is plenty of marijuana at dispensaries all over the state of Michigan and most have lots of cash money on hand since this is a cash business.
From videos I’ve seen and what I’ve been told by those who frequent the dispensaries, most have high security usually with an armed guard and even limiting how many people who can be inside at once as well.
To get in, most places require your drivers license to enter and they sometimes hold them until you are done shopping and check out. Giving them a chance to have record of you plus these places all have video surveillance. It seems some of the more rural locations have a little less security leaving opportunity for thieves to