Police Blotter



Car left on cinder blocks in hospital garage


     The wheels from a 2009 Lincoln MKX were stolen at Oakwood Hospital & Medical Center at about 3:15 p.m. Aug. 5.

     The vehicle was parked on the second floor of the east parking garage and was resting on cinder blocks when authorities found it. A witness reported seeing two white men changing a tire on the vehicle, but didn’t notice anything suspicious at the time.

     The owner, a 79-year-old female Oakwood employee, made arrangements with her dealer to have the wheels replaced the next day.


Dearborn Heights

Armed robbery nets phone, cash

     A 21-year-old man was robbed at gunpoint while walking in the 20824 block of Whitlock Aug. 11.

     The victim told police the assailant brandished a silver pistol and demanded everything he had, which was a cell phone and $200 cash.