Troy police on lookout for man who got away with rings

Victim meets alleged interested buyer in parking lot of Chili's, he steals 2 rings

TROY, Mich. - Troy police are looking for a man who snatched two rings from a woman he had arranged to meet through a Craigslist ad.

Police said the victim met a man who had expressed interest in buying two rings she had for sale on Craigslist in the parking lot Chili's at the Oakland Mall on June 20.

The man got into the woman's car and was looking at the rings when he suddenly grabbed them and ran away, police said.

Description of robber

Police say the man was black, between 20 and 25 years old, about 5 feet 5 inches tall with a thin build and several tattoos.

He was wearing a white baseball cap, white T-shirt and black shorts.


Anyone with information is asked to call Troy police at 248-524-3475.

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