Man wanted for swiping keys from Meijer shopping cart, driving off in stolen car

Posted: 6:04 AM, Sep 12, 2019
Updated: 2019-09-12 06:04:08-04
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WATERFORD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WXYZ) — The Waterford Township police need your help identifying a man who stole a vehicle from a Meijer in Waterford Township.

Police say the suspect pictured above took a set of car keys from a shopping cart at the grocery store on 4200 Highland Road on Aug. 26 around 8:19pm. The suspect left the store and used the keys
to steal the victim’s vehicle, a green 2013 Kia Soul.

The stolen vehicle was found abandoned the next day, police say.

The suspect is described as a heavy set white male in his mid to late 20's with a beard. He was wearing a white shirt under a faded red hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans, blue and white Nike shoes, and a blue baseball hat.

If you have any information about this incident, please contact detectives at (248) 618-6068 or the confidential tipline at (248) 674-COPS.