DETROIT, MI – Wayne County Prosecutor Kym Worthy has charged Devin Gates, 21-years-old, of Highland Park, in connection with the theft from an MSP scout car near Mack and Riopelle on 8/22/18.
It is alleged that Mr. Gates broke the rear window of an unmarked Michigan State Police (MSP) car and stole items from the car including a police issued rifle. Mr. Gates loaded the items into a stolen vehicle and left the scene. Police recovered the stolen items and the stolen vehicle.
Mr. Gates is charged with Larceny of a Firearm, Receiving and Concealing Stolen Property – Motor Vehicle, Receiving and Concealing Stolen Property valued between $1,000 and $20,000, Malicious Destruction of Police and Fire Property, and Felony Firearm.*
Gates is expected to be arraigned today at 34th District Court in Romulus.