Man wearing surgical mask steals phone at Subway on State Street

Friday, April 3, 2020 - 11:33pm

A robbery was reported at the Subway on State Street Saturday evening.

A robbery was reported at the Subway on State Street Saturday evening. Buy this photo
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At about 8:20 p.m. on April 3, a robbery took place at a Subway restaurant at 902 S. State St. near Packard close to the University of Michigan, according to the Division of Public Safety and Security. 

The suspect reportedly grabbed the victim from behind and took his phone as the victim entered the restaurant. As the victim followed the suspect outside Subway yelling at him, the suspect turned and pulled out a knife. The suspect then fled west toward Elbel Field. 

Described as a 6’2”-6’4” tall middle-aged, Black male with a slim build and receding hairline, the suspect was last seen wearing a surgical mask, camouflage sweatpants and a black t-shirt with a design on it. 

The Ann Arbor Police Department declined to comment on the incident at the time of publication.

Anyone with information regarding the incident is encouraged to contact DPSS at 734-763-1131. 

This is a developing story. Check back at michigandaily.com for more information.

Daily Staff Reporter Calder Lewis can be reached at calderll@umich.edu.