Westland police seek cellphone burglar after display collapses on him
Westland — Westland police are seeking the public's help in identifying a man who broke into a cellphone store.
Police said the incident occurred at 10:40 p.m. March 4 at a Metro PCS store located at 4683 S. Middle Belt.
Surveillance video shows the man entering the store and gathering multiple cellphones, but not without a struggle.
As he tries repeatedly to yank a phone off its security tether, the display falls on top of him.
He's described as a man with pointed black facial hair on his chin who is wearing a tan jacket, tan pants, a black knit cap with a white circular logo and tan work boots.
If you have any information regarding this incident or are able to identify the subject in the video, contact Detective Farrar at (734) 467-7912.