Police Seeking Suspect In Waterford Laundromat Break-In

June 08, 2018 - 1:59 pm

WATERFORD, Mich. (WWJ) -- Police are asking for the public's help in identifying a suspect involved in the breaking and entering of a coin-operated laundromat in Waterford.

Between 10 p.m. on June 2 and 5 a.m. on June 3, a man broke into the laundry business located in the 2400 block of Voorheis Road. Surveillance footage shows the man entering and exiting the building multiple times.

Police say the suspect broke into a secure area and removed keys, using them to steal coins from the coin-operated machines.

He unsuccessfully tried to force open another storage area before leaving the building.

The suspect is described as a black male approximately 30 years old, 6-foot, 175 pounds.

He was wearing a t-shirt that had a colorful design -- featuring a city skyline on the front -- with pink that stood out, black pants and colorful shoes. At times he had on a black coat with a red and white logo on the back. The logo had the number 13 in a circle with two feathers trailing downward from the circle.

Investigators are asking for the public’s assistance in identifying the suspect. If anyone has information regarding this incident, they are asked to contact Waterford Police Detective Knapp at (248) 618-6077. Tipsters can also remain anonymous by contacting the Tip Line at 248-674-COPS.