Suspect Sought In Auto Parts Store Robbery

PONTIAC (WWJ) – Authorities have released a sketch of a suspected armed robber who hit an Advanced Auto Parts in Pontiac earlier this month.

Police said that around 8 p.m. on November 8, a man entered the Telegraph Rd. store, produced a silver handgun and took an undisclosed amount of cash from the register and safe as well as the employee’s cell phones.

The suspect is described as approximately 18 to 21 years of age, 5’’6” tall wearing a black T-shirt with a skull on it.  Witnesses said the getaway driver was in a gold or brown Oldsmobile.

Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1 (800) SPEAK-UP or Sheriff’s Dispatch at (248) 858-4911.  A cash reward is offered for information leading to an arrest.


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