SOUTHFIELD, MI – Southfield Police need your help to identify and located a suspect wanted for an armed robbery that took place at the Embassy Suites, 28100 Franklin Road, in Southfield, on Thursday, January 12th, 2017 at approximately 3:25 a.m.
The suspect was observed by a desk clerk in an office behind the front desk of the business. After realizing that he had been seen by the clerk, the suspect, who was armed with a knife, ordered the clerk to be quiet and to tell him where the petty cash was kept. Fearing for her safety, the clerk complied with the suspect’s demand and gave the suspect money from a cash drawer. The suspect then fled the business on foot with an undisclosed amount of money. The clerk was not injured during the incident. An area check was conducted for the suspect but he was not located.
Description of Suspect: Black male, medium dark complexion, 5’9”, 180 lbs., short afro, goatee and mustache, navy blue Levi Straus hoodie, white t-shirt, dark pants and shoes.
Weapon Used: Black fixed blade 3”-4” knife.
Description of Suspect Vehicle: No suspect vehicle information
This incident is under investigation by the Southfield Police Department. Anyone that has any information regarding this incident is asked to call (248) 796-5500.