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VIDEO: Armed robbery on Detroit's west side, police seek public assistance identifying culprits

Detroit police are seeking the public's assistance in locating and identifying two men wanted in connection with a robbery on Nov. 8, 2018. (WDIV)
Detroit police are seeking the public's assistance in locating and identifying two men wanted in connection with a robbery on Nov. 8, 2018. (WDIV)

DETROIT – Police are seeking the public's assistance in locating and identifying two unknown men wanted in connection with a robbery on the city's west side.

According to authorities, just before 4:30 p.m. on Nov. 8, two victims were walking to their car in the 2100 block of 14th Street when two men pulled up in a black Chrysler. The men stepped out of the vehicle and demanded the purses of the victims.

The victims attempted to flee, and one suspect produced a handgun and followed. The victims dropped their purses and ran. 

The two suspects were seen on camera later that day using one victim's credit card at a gas station.

Detroit police are seeking the public's assistance in locating and identifying two men wanted in connection with a robbery on Nov. 8, 2018. (WDIV)
Detroit police are seeking the public's assistance in locating and identifying two men wanted in connection with a robbery on Nov. 8, 2018. (WDIV)

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Detroit Police Department at 313-596-1340 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-SPEAK-UP.

Surveillance video of the robbery can be seen below.