Robber armed with handgun steals phones from Pittsfield Township AT&T store

Police say employee was confronted by robber while opening store on Carpenter Road Monday morning

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PITTSFIELD TOWNSHIP, Mich. - Pittsfield Township police have released the sketch of a man who is accused of robbing an AT&T store at gunpoint Monday morning.

Police said an employee was opening the store on Carpenter Road just after 9 a.m. when she was confronted by a man armed with a hand gun.

The man forced his way into the store and stolen several phones, police said.

The robber then got into a waiting newer model gray Nissan, possibly an Altima, police said.


Black male, medium build, approximately 5'8" to 5'10", wearing dark clothing and hoodie, 21-27 years old, his face was partially covered, but a thin goatee was visible. The second suspect (waiting in the vehicle) was described as a black male, also wearing dark clothing and a hoodie, and believed to be between 21-27 years old.


The Pittsfield Township Department of Public Safety's Detective Bureau is investigating this incident. Anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Pittsfield Township Police at 734-822-6045 or the tip line at 734-822-4958.

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