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Detroit man accused of armed carjacking at Dearborn hookah bar arrainged

Posted: 1:56 PM, Sep 06, 2018
Updated: 2018-09-06 17:12:08-04
Man accused of armed carjacking arraigned

A Detroit man faced a judge Thursday after accused of an armed carjacking at a hookah bar in Dearborn earlier this month. 

On the morning of September 2, Dearborn Police responded to a call of an armed carjacking on Warren Avenue. 

The victims told police as he and his brother sat in their vehicle, a man approached them, ordering them out of the car at gunpoint. 

The male suspect then got in the car and sped off. 

Police later identified the suspect as 33-year-old Christopher Pinkard, who was taken into custody on September 4. 

The Wayne County Prosecutor's Office charged Pinkard with several counts including carjacking, armed robbery and receiving and concealing a motor vehicle. 

Pinkard is due back in court on September 14.