Authorities looking for suspect who vandalized Tesla in Pontiac hospital parking lot

Posted at 11:51 AM, Apr 29, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-29 11:51:02-04

Deputies are looking for a suspect who vandalized a Tesla in the parking lot of a hospital in Pontiac.

The Oakland County Sheriff's Office says that security from St. Joseph Mercy Oakland saw a man approaching a 2019 red Tesla Model 3 parked in their parking lot beginning to vandalize the vehicle.

The suspect smashed the windshield and scratched letters on the hood of the Tesla.

Deputies say the suspect returned to his personal vehicle and fled the area before security officers could approach him.

Anyone who can identify the suspect is asked to call the Pontiac Substation at 248-409-7124 or Crime Stoppers at 800-SPEAK-UP.