2 Arrested In $315K Armored Car Heist

STERLING HEIGHTS (WWJ/AP) – Two men have been arrested in an armored car holdup in Sterling Heights after one took a photo of the money in a bathtub.

David Simpson and Fred Daniels were arrested Tuesday in Dodge Chargers police say they bought with money taken in the July 8 Total Armored Car Service holdup in Sterling Heights.

Documents filed in federal court in Detroit say an informant told police one suspect took a cell phone photo showing cash in a bathtub.

Daniels was arrested in a court parking lot in Pontiac. Simpson was arrested in Highland Park. About $150,000 of the $315,000 was recovered.

The armored van was recovered nearby following the heist outside a Michigan Department of Treasury building on Dequindre Road near 18 Mile Road. Police said the robbery was an inside job. Simpson was a driver for Total Armored Car.

The online federal court record system didn’t show Wednesday if Simpson and Daniels have lawyers.

The Associated Press contributed to this report.


One Comment

  1. Holly Bowman says:

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  2. Jim says:

    This is what happens when a business gives morons jobs. I’m just sayin’.

  3. Al says:

    If you treat your employees like dirt, this is what happens

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