Troy Police Arrest Robbery, Carjacking Suspect

TROY, MI – Troy Police have arrested a suspect responsible for a carjacking and armed robbery that happened on September 12 at the Planet Fitness parking lot, 288 John R

Marquel Williams of Detroit, 18 years old, has been charged and arraigned on one count of armed robbery and one count of carjacking in relation to the incident.

The victims, a male and female both in their 20s, were leaving the gym at approximately 10 p.m. when the suspect approached them, pointed a gun at them and demanded their wallets and keys.  No one was injured.

The suspect took one of the victim’s 2016 Dodge Charger and fled south on John R.

Troy Police investigators located the stolen car in Oak Park the next day. The suspect had been driving the car.

Williams is currently being held at the Oakland County Jail on a $500,000 cash/surety bond.