Armed suspect robs Detroit restaurant through drive-thru window

Posted at 9:33 PM, Sep 19, 2019
and last updated 2019-09-19 21:51:27-04

DETROIT (WXYZ) — Detroit police are on the lookout for a suspect who robbed a restaurant in the 17000 block of Harper on Sept. 16.

Surveillance footage shows a red 2019 Dodge Charger pull up to the drive-thru window at 9 p.m. Police say the suspect exited the car's rear passenger side, then approached the drive-thru window and demanded money from the cashier at gunpoint.

The cashier handed over the money and the suspect fled on foot eastbound from the location. The red Charged went eastbound on Harper.

Suspect 17000 block of Harper
Suspect 17000 block of Harper

Police describe the suspect as a black man with medium complexion. He's 6-feet tall, thin build and in his 20s. The suspect was wearing a dark colored shirt, blue jeans and was armed with a handgun with an extended clip.

If you have information on this crime, contact Detroit police at 313-596-5540 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-Speak-Up.