On 5/6/2018 the Newaygo Police Department was dispatched to the Wesco store regarding a male subject attempting to use a fraudulent financial transaction device. When the officer made contact with the suspect he fled on foot but was quickly apprehended. Our officer was assisted on scene by the Michigan State Police and the Newaygo County Sheriff’s Office. Several fraudulent credit cards were located on the suspect when he was apprehended.
During our investigation we have learned that the suspect, Kenneth McHenry from Holland has been using fraudulent credit cards at several Wesco locations throughout Ottawa, Muskegon, Kent and Newaygo Counties. This investigation is ongoing and anyone with more information is asked to contact the Newaygo Police Department at 231-652-1655.
The Newaygo Police Department was assisted by the Michigan State Police, Newaygo County Sheriff’s Office, Grant Police Department and Central Dispatch.