LANSING, MI (WLNS) – Crime Stoppers of mid-Michigan is asking for the public’s help to identify one person and find one person wanted for a felony.
Attempt to identify – The man in the picture is wanted for questioning in reference to a larceny from an automobile that occurred in a parking lot at Michigan State University. Credit cards that were stolen from the car were fraudulently used as a drug store located in the 3400 block of E. Saginaw St. If you have any information, call the detective at 517-432-1596.
On December 25, 2014 officers were called to an armed robbery complaint that occurred in the 5700 block of Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
The victim told officers around 2 a.m. he was making deliveries to the area. While the victim was in a car parked in front of a residential apartment building, he told officials an unknown man approached him.
The victim rolled down the window and the suspect pointed a gun at the victim. The suspect demanded all the cash the driver had. After robbing the victim of the cash, the suspect ran off. The accused is described as a black man, 5’8″, about 120 pounds, early 20’s, black dreads, black goatee about 2 inches in length, wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and blue jeans.
An artist sketch has been provided by officials. Police are requesting that anyone with information on the identity of the suspect call the detective at (517) 483-6861 or Crime Stoppers at 517-483-STOP.
Jason Edward Ells has a felony warrant for assault out of Lansing. Ells is a white man, 30, 5’9” and weighs 160 pounds. He has brown hair and green eyes.
If you have any information on any of these people, call Crime Stoppers at 517-483-STOP.