Armed Robbery at Checkers Restaurant in Pontiac

PONTIAC, MI – Oakland County Sheriff Deputies were dispatched to the 700 block of N. Perry Street, Checkers Restaurant,  on Tuesday, December 8th, 2015, at 12:15 p.m., for a robbery that had just occurred. Checkers

Deputies immediately responded to the area and observed 3 subjects with one fitting the description of the suspect in the parking area of a residence directly across the street.  Deputies secured the 3 subjects and located a handgun near where one of the subjects was standing. All three subjects were transported to the Pontiac Substation for additional questioning.

Detectives responded to the scene. The victim stated that a subject approached, presented a handgun and demanded money. Detectives determined that the additional two subjects were not involved in the robbery and were subsequently released from custody. The suspect,  20 year old male, who is a resident of the Pontiac, was transported to the Oakland County Jail pending the issuance of warrants.