Eastpointe police looking for suspect who broke into local school, Dairy Queen

Posted at 6:24 PM, May 14, 2019
and last updated 2019-05-14 18:26:31-04

EASTPOINTE, Mich. (WXYZ) — The Eastpointe Police Department is trying to find a suspect who allegedly broke into a Dairy Queen on Nine Mile Road and Eastpointe High School on separate occasions.

The suspect, Mario Tyran Jackson, has two active warrants after breaking into the Dairy Queen on May 3 and then Eastpointe High School on May 6.

Investigators say Jackson may have altered his appearance and now has shorter hair. Jackson also has a distinctive mark under his eye, and may be wearing a camouflage jacket.

Police say the suspect may be staying in vacant buildings and houses.

If you know of Jackson's whereabouts, contact Eastpointe police at 586-445-5100 ext. 1, or contact the department's Facebook page here.