Thursday, April 2, 2015

Two Children Assaulted


On April 1, 2015, Officers were dispatch to Sower Blvd. regarding two children reported as victims of an assault.  The area of the incident was the wooded area on the north edge of the East Lawn Memorial Garden Cemetery, 2400 Bennett Road, Okemos. 

The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 6’0”, weighting 260 lbs.  The subject is bald with a brown goatee and mustache.  He was wearing a dirty white t-shirt and dark pants.  The subject is believed to be in his 50’s.  Police are asking for assistance in identifying this individual.  He is believed to have been in the area of the cemetery or surrounding neighborhoods at approximately 4:30 p.m. this date.


The investigation of this case is ongoing. Anyone who has information regarding this incident is asked to contact the Meridian Township Police Department at 517.853.4800, Crime Stoppers at 517.483.STOP, or submit an anonymous tip through the Department’s social media sites.