Friday, August 24, 2012

Press release: Breaking and Entering

Okemos Auto Collection

On August 23, 2012, at approximately 2:00 a.m., Meridian Township Police responded to an alarm at the Okemos Auto Collection. Upon arrival, officers observed the suspect inside the business. The suspect saw the approaching officers and fled. Shortly after, with assistance from a Clinton County Sheriff Department canine, the suspect was apprehended not far from the business. The suspect is a 47-year-old Grand Rapids man. The investigation continues to determine if the subject can be connected to other breaking and entering complaints in the Lansing area.

This incident remains under investigation by the Meridian Township Police Department. People with information about this crime are asked to contact the Meridian Township Police Department at (517) 853-4800 or Crime Stoppers at (517) 483-STOP. Anonymous tips may also be submitted through the Meridian Township Police Department’s website or social media sites.

Please help us identify this man

***UPDATE*** Through the help of a citizen, we were able to identify the subject pictured below.  Thank you very much to everyone who prov...