Eastpointe Family Dollar Robbed by Man claiming to have Gun

Eastpointe Family Dollar Robbery SuspectEastpointe Family Dollar Robbery Suspect

EASTPOINTE, MI – The Family Dollar in Eastpointe was robbed by a man who claimed to have a gun on Monday February 17th, 2020.

At 9:15am, the Family Dollar store at 18040 9 Mile was robbed by the individual in the attached photos The perpetrator approached the cashier, claimed he had a gun, and demanded money. The cashier handed over the money in the register and the perpetrator fled in an unknown direction.

Detectives canvassed area businesses in an attempt to locate more videos.

The suspect is described as a light-skinned black male with a thin mustache, 40-50 years old, approximately 6’0″ tall, approximately 250 lbs with a stocky build, wearing a full-zip black hoodie, black pants, black shoes, and dark glasses. The perpetrator held his hand in his pocket as if he were armed. A weapon was not seen.

If you know who this person is, call Eastpointe Police at 586-445-5100 ext. 1 or private message them on thier Facebook page. You can remain anonymous.

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Eastpointe Family Dollar Robbed by Man claiming to have Gun