are seeking the public's help in identifying an armed robbery suspect.
The man, seen on surveillance images released Tuesday by Chesterfield police, is believed to be responsible for three crimes Nov. 15-17 in Chesterfield and Clinton townships.
According to Chesterfield Township Detective Sgt. Deron Myers:
- At approximately 11 p.m. Nov. 15, a would-be robber stopped an elderly man in the parking lot on Hall and Gratiot, demanding money. The victim, who was inside his car, told the suspect he didn't have any cash, rolled up his window and escaped to safety.
- At 12:56 a.m. Nov. 16, the same suspect demanded money from a cashier at Walgreens at 1045 S. Gratiot in Clinton Township. He left with an undisclosed amount of cash.
- At 10:31 p.m. Nov. 17, the man ordered the clerk at 7-Eleven at 23 Mile and Callens to hand over an undisclosed amount of cash.
The alleged robber was described as a white man in his mid-20s to mid-30s, 5'8-5'10 with a medium build and beard. He drove a light-colored, four-door car with a sunroof. No further details about the car were known. He brandished a large nickel-plated or chrome semi-automatic handgun, police said.
Anyone with information is asked to contact police immediately at 586-949-2322.