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Man in motorized scooter tied up, robbed by prostitute in Pontiac

Posted: 4:06 PM, Aug 07, 2016
Updated: 2016-08-07 20:06:08Z

The Oakland County Sheriff's Office is investigating after a 71-year-old man in a motorized scooter was tied up and robbed by a prostitute.

According to deputies, it happened in the area of Baldwin and Columbia around 3:06 a.m. Saturday. The man said he met the prostitute near  Baldwin Ave. and Rutgers and invited her back to his house.

After she arrived, she called a friend to bring her drugs. When the friend arrived, he punted a gun at the man while the prostitute tied him up. They stole his wallet, phone and safe with $4,000 before leaving. He was not injured.

Deputies are looking for a white woman, about 5-feet-4-inches tall weighing 120 pounds and an African-American man.