By Sara Powers

(CBS DETROIT) – The Detroit Police Department is seeking assistance in locating a suspect in connection to an armed robbery in Detroit.

On Sunday, May 15, at about 11:20 a.m., a 16-year-old girl was walking home from the store in the area of Kentfield and
Clarita.

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According to police, the girl was approached by an armed suspect on a bicycle, who took her black ‘Adidas’ backpack, which contained two cellphones and an undisclosed amount of cash.

The suspect then fled the location, traveling west on Clarita.

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No one was injured during this incident.

Police say the suspect is described as a male, early 20’s, 5’7”, and skinny build. He was last seen wearing a white T-shirt, and dark colored shorts.

If anyone recognizes the suspect, or has any information pertaining to this crime, please call the Detroit Police Department’s 8th Precinct at 313-596-5840 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-Speak Up.

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