DETROIT, MI – The Detroit Police Department seeks assistance in identifying and locating a male suspect wanted in connection to an Armed Robbery and Sexual Assault that took place on the city’s east side.
On Monday, November 30th, 2020, at approximately 8:30 p.m., in the 20400 block of Van Dyke, the male suspect walked into the Family Dollar store, approached the counter and acted as though he was going to purchase a product. The suspect then produced a weapon and forced the two female employees, ages 56 and 43, into the office and demanded money from the safe and register tills. After receiving the money, the suspect sexually assaulted the victims. Both victims were able to escape and the suspect fled on foot with an undisclosed amount of U.S. Currency.
The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 5’5”-5”9”. He was last seen wearing a black top with a blue polo zip up hoodie, blue khaki pants (similar to uniform pants) and bright white shoes.
Suspect vehicle is described as a Silver 2006-2013 Chevrolet Impala, with tinted windows, a rear spoiler and pinstripes on the drivers side of the vehicle.
If anyone has any information pertaining to this crime, they are asked to please call Detroit Police Department’s Sex Crimes Unit at 313-596-1950 or Crimes Stoppers at 1-800-Speak Up.