DETROIT (WWJ) – Police are asking for the public’s help identifying two suspects in connection with a break-in and theft at two Detroit businesses.
Authorities believe a stolen 2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee was used during a theft on Nov. 24 and then again on Dec. 7.READ MORE: ‘Pray Day on the Highway’ Draws Clergy, Community to Silence Road Violence
In the November 24, incident at 3:25 a.m., two male suspects forced their way into a local business through a rear steel door, located in the 1600 block of Michigan Avenue. Once inside, the suspects stole an undisclosed amount of money.READ MORE: Governor Whitmer Announces Loosening COVID-19 Restrictions On Restaurants and Gatherings
Surveillance cameras captured the suspects fleeing in the Silver Jeep Grand Cherokee.
On Dec. 7, police believe the same suspects were observed at a local restaurant in the 2000 block of Park Avenue. Surveillance cameras revealed the suspects attempting to knock down the fence with a crowbar and sledge hammer. The suspects fled from the location in the silver, 2000 Jeep Grand Cherokee.
Police describe the first suspect as a black male, 6’0″, heavy build — they had no further description.
The second suspect is described as a black male, 5’10”, slim build, with no further description.
If anyone has seen these individuals, know of their whereabouts or has any information pertaining to this crime you are asked to call Detective Michael Pacteles at (313) 596-5156 or CRIMESTOPPERS at 1-800-SPEAK UP.