UPDATE: Suspect in custody thanks to our readers tips. No information regarding the suspect is being released at this time. Thank you for your assistance !
DETROIT, MI – The Detroit Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in locating a suspect wanted in connection of a robbery that occurred on the city’s east side.
On September 5th, 2017, at 6:10 a.m., the male suspect entered the local business located in the 1900 block of East Jefferson and approaches the front counter. After a brief conversation with the female employee, he demands money from the drawer. A weapon was not seen, but the suspect implied that he had one. The suspect then flees the location on foot with an undisclosed amount of U.S. currency.
The suspect is described as a black male, 35, 5’-9” – 6’-1”, 200 lbs. He was last seen wearing a black baseball cap, grey sweater with a hood and black pants.
If anyone has any information pertaining to this crime, please call the Detroit Police at (313) 596-5733 or contact CRIMESTOPPERS at 1-800- SPEAK-UP.