Auburn Hills Police locate suspect involved in robbery near Oakland University

Posted at 3:24 PM, Jul 26, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-26 21:11:29-04

A suspect involved in a robbery at a bank in Auburn Hills has been arrested in Detroit, police say. 

Auburn Hills Police and Oakland University Police were searching for the 38-year-old robbery suspect. 

Oakland University Police were notified of a robbery at the Cornerstone Community Financial Credit Union on University Drive Thursday around 1:15 p.m.

Officers say the suspect told the employees he had a weapon before escaping the scene on foot, heading west toward I-75. 

The suspect is described as a white male who was wearing a black shirt and blue jeans. He also has black hair, a beard and tattoos on his arms. 

The Auburn Hills Police Department is currently investigating the incident. 

More information will be provided on the suspect when he is charged and arraigned.