Suspects sought in Detroit break-in, armed robbery
Detroit police are seeking tips to find two suspects in separate crimes.
In one incident, a male forced open the back door of a home in the 4000 block of Third Street between 5:30-9 p.m. March 18 and stole various items, investigators reported.
Authorities on Thursday released a surveillance image of the suspect. Anyone who recognizes him or has information is asked to call the Detroit Police Department at (313) 596-1340 or Crime Stoppers of Michigan at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.
Another suspect was caught on camera before robbing a business in the 18600 block of Fenkell about 2 p.m. April 17, city officials said in a statement.
A man posing as a customer in a dark, hooded jacket and matching pants approached the cashier, pulled out a black handgun and demanded money, according to the release.
The clerk complied and gave him an undisclosed amount of cash before the suspect fled on foot.
The suspect is described as a clean-shaven African-American man, 18-20 years old, 5-foot-5 and about 150 pounds.
Anyone who knows his whereabouts is asked to call the Detroit Police Eighth Precinct Investigative Unit at (313) 596-5840 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.