Suspicious Person Call Leads Windsor Police to Robbery Suspect
Thanks to a resident who spotted a suspicious person, Windsor police were able to make an arrest in a jewelry store robbery.
Officers were called on Thursday, June 4 at 1pm to a business on Tecumseh Rd. E. near Central Ave.
A male suspect had entered the store and took a jewelry case from a display.
An employee tried to stop the suspect physically, but the suspect got away on foot.
The employee suffered non life-threatening injuries during the altercation.
About 45 minutes later, a resident on Ypres Ave. spotted a suspect trying on jewelry and called police.
The person matched the video surveillance from the robbery.
A 26-year-old man has been charged with assault.
The jewelry was recovered and returned to the store.