Harper Woods police seek home invasion suspects

By: Brendan Losinski | Advertiser Times | Published April 12, 2019

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HARPER WOODS — Harper Woods public safety officers were dispatched to a residence in the 19900 block of Kenosha Street, near Beaconsfield Street and Moross Road, at 2:04 a.m. April 12 after receiving reports of a home invasion.

Police were informed that while several people were entering the home, they were approached by two men, one reportedly armed with a full-size Glock firearm.

According to police, the victims ran into the residence while attempting to flee from the suspects. The suspects then reportedly entered the home and demanded money before fleeing on foot.

No one was injured during the encounter, according to the Public Safety Department.

Public safety personnel swept the area but were unable to locate the suspects. Police believe that the men left the area in a vehicle.

The first suspect was described as a black man with a medium complexion who stood approximately 5 feet, 6 inches tall. He was wearing a navy blue Nike jogging suit at the time of the incident. He had a torn T-shirt covering his face. The second suspect was described as a black man who wore dark clothing and also covered his face with a shirt during the incident.

Harper Woods detectives are investigating and ask anyone with information to contact the Harper Woods Department of Public Safety at (313) 343-2530 or Crime Stoppers at (800) SPEAK-UP.