Man robbed same Detroit dollar store twice in 2 days, police say


Detroit police have released surveillance images of a suspect wanted in connection with two armed robberies reported on the west side of the city last week.

The man approached the counter in a dollar store on the 9300 block of Greenfield around 8:30 am on March 3, deposited items, “made a gun and asked for money,” investigators said in a statement.

He fled on foot; Authorities believe he returned to the same store the next day, “made a gun and asked for money,” the press release said.

The man allegedly stole an unknown amount of cash, police said.

He is described as in his 30s or 40s, 5-foot-6, with a medium complexion and stocky build.

Anyone with information is encouraged to contact the Detroit Police Department’s Second Precinct Investigative Unit at (313) 596-5240. Crime Stoppers of Michigan also accepts anonymous tips at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.


Dusty Kennedy