Detroit police release pictures of would-be robber

Woman tries to rob store on Gratiot, gets away in waiting vehicle

Author: Halston Herrera, Senior News Editor for, @ClickOnHalston,
Published On: Oct 26 2013 12:18:29 PM EDT
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Detroit police are asking for the public’s help in finding a woman who tried to rob a store.

Police said the woman went into a store in the 14300 block of Gratiot Avenue on Oct. 13 and confronted an employee with a sharp object.

The employee struggled with the woman and was able to take the sharp object away from her.

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The woman then fled and got into a waiting vehicle.

No one was hurt and nothing was taken.

Police have released pictures of the woman that were taken on store cameras.

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If anyone has information on the woman in the pictures, they are asked to call Detroit police at 313-596-1340 or Crime Stoppers at 800-SPEAKUP.

Tips can be left anonymous.