Sketch released of suspect in armed robbery at Chesterfield Twp. Claire's store

Posted at 2:27 PM, Aug 29, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-29 14:27:50-04

CHESTERFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. (WXYZ) — The Chesterfield Township Police Department is asking for the public's help to locate a suspect wanted in an armed robbery of a Claire's earlier this week.

Police released a sketch of the suspect in the robbery on Thursday.

According to police, the robbery happened around 8:43 p.m. on Monday at the Claire's in the Waterside Marketplace. The 22-year-old Chesterfield Township woman was working at the store when the suspect came in, directed the victim to the cash register and threatened her with the gun.

He took off from the store with an unknown amount of cash.

Police say the suspect is described as a white male, 30 years old, 5-feet-5, 130-150 pounds with scruffy facial hair.

Anyone with information is asked to call 586-949-3304.