Roseville police: Suspect robbed store with BB gun

Fraser man charged with robbing store on Gratiot Avenue

Published On: Mar 01 2013 11:56:22 AM EST
ROSEVILLE, Mich. -

Roseville police said they’ve arrested a man who is accused of robbing a store with a BB gun.

Police said a store in the 31000 block of Gratiot Avenue was robbed Thursday night by a man who produced a gun and demanded cash from the register before fleeing.

Police said just an hour later a man matching the description of the robber was reported by Clinton Township police who were investigating a separate incident.

Roseville police confirmed the identity of the robber and he was arrested with a BB gun that looked like a handgun.

The suspect is 20-year-old Fraser resident Solomon Hartman.

He’s charged with one count of armed robber.

Police said they recovered the cash that was stolen.

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