ROYAL OAK (WWJ) – Royal Oak police have three people in custody following a break-in and armed robbery early Tuesday morning. Investigators telling WWJ that one of the suspects was the granddaughter of the victims.
Police say the robbery happened at a home on Elmhurst Street near Woodward Avenue and 12 Mile Road just before 1 a.m.
The grandmother called 911 and said that she and her husband had been robbed at gun point by two suspects.
Shortly after the incident a Pleasant Ridge police officer stopped the a car which matched the description given to police. The getaway driver was the victim’s granddaughter.
The grandfather suffered a minor injury during the robbery.
All three suspects are in jail.
Charges are pending.
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