Police respond to armed robbery on State Street Tuesday morning

Tuesday, November 1, 2016 - 12:50pm

An armed man wearing a mask climbed into the window of a house and robbed two residents at gunpoint on the 900 block of South State Street at 4:15 a.m. Tuesday, according to a crime alert from the University's Division of Public Safety and Security.


“An unknown man climbed in a window and confronted a resident while brandishing a handgun,” the alert, sent 9:30 Tuesday morning, read. “The suspect left the house after robbing two residents."


The suspect was described by witnesses as being a male, approximately 5’10” tall and wearing all black clothes with a mask over his face while carrying a dark-colored backpack, the alert stated.

Any information on the case can be reported to DPSS at 734-763-1131 or the Ann Arbor Police Tip Line at 734-794-6939 or tips@a2.gov.