Eric Roberson

Police: Ohio Man Believed To Be Tied To Several Home Invasions

Police say he admitted to trying to break into homes to steal cash.

July 08, 2018 - 2:20 pm

FARMINGTON HILLS (WWJ) - A 37-year-old man is under arrest believed to be connected to several home invasions in Oakland and Wayne counties. 

According to police, the suspect, Eric Dwight Roberson, was arrested on July 7 in Farmington Hills in the area of Freedom and Drake roads attempting to enter homes wearing a ski mask and gloves. Police say he admitted to trying to break into homes to steal money. He is also the suspect in several home invasions. 

Roberson, who is from Ohio, was charged with a two-count attempted home invasion and given a $50,000 cash bond. 

He's scheduled to return to court on July 20.