DETROIT, MI – The Detroit Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying and locating a suspect wanted for the armed robbery of a business on the city’s east side.
On Saturday, September 24th, 2016, at 9:30 a.m., in the 20100 block of Van Dyke, an armed male suspect entered the business, retrieved a Mountain Dew from the cooler, walked up to the cashier, (a 47 year old female), pulled out a hand gun and demanded money from her register. The victim complied and was not injured.
The suspect is described as a black male, 5’10”, 190 lbs., black hair, worn in dreadlocks, brown eyes, clean shaven, and dark complexion. The suspect was last seen wearing a black tee short, black jeans and red Jordan gym shoes.
If anyone recognizes this suspect, knows of his whereabouts or has any information pertaining to this crime please call the Detroit Police Department Commercial Auto Theft at 313-596-1140 or CRIMESTOPPERS at 1-800-SPEAK-UP. Citizens can remain anonymous, as always by leaving a tip on our app, DPD Connect.