DETROIT, MI – A 32-year-old woman who reported that her car had been stolen with her 4-year-old child inside, will face charges for filing a false police report. Detroit Police, through their investigation, learned that the child was never in the vehicle to being with.
The Detroit Police Department is pursuing charges against the 32-year-old female for filing a false felony police report. A warrant package will given to the prosecutor’s office tomorrow. They are still looking for the suspect who stole the vehicle.
Darnell Rutlege, the 4-year-old child, was never in the vehicle which was stolen. He was at his grandmother’s house located in the 9000 block of Mendota. The grandmother has legal guardianship. His biological mother was arrested without incident.
Detroit Police are still looking for the suspect who stole the vehicle.