DETROIT (WWJ) – A robbery fail was caught on camera in Detroit — and now police are looking for help to I.D. the culprit.
On Thursday, April 30, at around 12:30 a.m., police say a young man didn’t quite succeed in his plan to break into a liquor store in the 12500 block of Mack.READ MORE: Supply Chain Issues: 'There Really Are Problems Everywhere,' Even For Small Companies
The suspect is seen on security video as he busts through a wall and climbs through the hole he created. Once inside, the man discovers he’s trapped in a storage area and can’t gain access to the store itself. After less than a minute, he climbs back through the hole he created and flees.READ MORE: Volvo Adds 195,000 Vehicles To Recall For Dangerous Air Bags
The suspect is described as a black male, 17 to 20 years old, of petite stature: around 5 feet, 5 inches tall and 110 lbs.
He has short black hair and was wearing a wearing a black and white hooded sweatshirt, black pants with bright green lettering and black shoes.MORE NEWS: McLaren Will Pay $5M, Not $20M, In Flint Water Settlement
Anyone who recognizes the suspect in the video or who has information about this crime is asked to call Detroit Police Criminal Investigations at 313-596-5553. Tipsters can also call Crime Stoppers anonymously at 1-800-SPEAK-UP (1-800-773-2587) or text CSM and their tips to CRIMES (274637).