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Man caught stealing laundry detergent from Mount Clemens store

Police say man fled business after being confronted

Police said the man stuffed packages of laundry detergent in his backpack. (WDIV)

MOUNT CLEMENS, Mich. – Police are searching for a man who was caught stuffing packages of laundry detergent into his backpack at a Mount Clemens business on north Walnut Street.   

The man was confronted and then fled the business. He is described as 5 feet, 10 inches tall, with a medium build and a mustache, and was wearing a white T-shirt, blue gym shorts with a yellow stripe down each leg and gray tennis shoes and carrying a royal blue backpack with black trim.

Anyone who can identify the man or who has information on this incident is asked to call 586-783-8192. 
 

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On 7-13-19, at approximately 10:15am, a business on N.Walnut in Mt. Clemens reported that a black male was stuffing packages of laundry detergent into his backpack. The male was confronted and then fled the business. The male is described as 5’10” with a medium build, mustache, and wearing a white t-shirt, blue gym shorts with a yellow stripe down each leg, gray tennis shoes, and carrying a royal blue backpack with black trim. If anyone can identify this male or has information on this incident, please contact Det. Morgan at 586-783-8192. Thank you for your help. Disclaimer: All individuals are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of information posted on this page and its affiliated social media. The Macomb County Sheriff’s Office reserves the right to withhold certain information if its release is not in the community’s best interest, or if we feel it will compromise an investigation.

Posted by Macomb County Sheriff's Office on Friday, July 19, 2019

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