Armed robbery reported at Rochester Hills motel

Posted at 8:33 AM, Aug 20, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-20 08:33:10-04

The Oakland County Sheriff's Office is investigating an armed robbery that happened last week at a Red Roof Inn.

According to deputies, it happened at the Red Roof Inn off of Crooks Rd. around 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

The victims, two 19-year-old men from Rochester Hills, told sheriff's deputies that a person known to them entered their motel room with three other suspects. One of them, wearing a ski mask covering his face, pulled out a gun and demanded money.

Deputies say the suspects stole money, and iPad and other electronic devices before fleeing in a burgundy 2007 Ford Mustang belonging to the suspect known to the victims.

Deputies tried to locate the suspect with his last-known address but with no results.

Police are looking for the Mustang with a spoiler, loud exhaust and license plate CEP329. 

The suspects are described as:

  • 18-year-old Rochester Hills man
  • 18-20-year-ld black male, 5-feet-6, 130 pounds, no shirt, wearing a ski mask and brandishing pistol
  • 18-20-year-old black male, 5-feet-10, 160 pounds, no shirt
  • 18-20-year-old white male, 5-feet-10, 160 pounds

Anyone with information is asked to call the Oakland County Sheriff's Office.