women timberland boots Cash reward offered for tips leading to suspect in armed robbery of Pontiac 7
Arriving officers learned that the suspect in the incident walked into the store, pulled a handgun and demanded cash from the clerk, a 40 year old woman from Pontiac. The suspect ran from the store southbound on Baldwin with an unknown amount of cash and cigarettes.
According to store employees, the suspect came into the store with another man an hour earlier and tried to sell his cell phone to the clerk. The men left the area in a silver Jeep when the clerk refused to buy the cell phone and also wouldn let them buy alcohol.
After the incident, officers found two packs of cigarettes near the corner of Longfellow Avenue and Baldwin Road, but could not find the suspect. Evidence was collected from the store after the incident.
Officials also reviewed surveillance video from the 7 Eleven and have shared it with the media.
The suspect is described as between 35 and 40 years old. He was wearing gray sweat pants, a black puffy jacket and brown Timberland boots during the incident, and may have left the area in a late model silver Jeep, possibly a Jeep Patriot. Anyone with information is asked to call CrimeStoppers of Michigan at 1 800 SPEAK UP.