2 people robbed at gunpoint near Briarwood Mall
Two people were robbed at gunpoint near Briarwood Mall in Ann Arbor on Thursday night as they were making a night deposit, a University of Michigan police crime alert said.
According to the alert, the victims were robbed in the 300 block of Briarwood Circle at 11 p.m. after two men approached, one of whom pulled a handgun and demanded money.
The men stole the victims' credit cards and left in a vehicle, the alert said. Ann Arbor police are investigating.
One of the men was described as black, with a light complexion, 5 feet, 9 inches tall and in his 20s. He had short hair and was wearing a tan coat and black jeans. The other man was described as black, 6 feet tall, with a thin build and short hair. He was wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt and jeans, the alert said. Both men had their faces partially covered.
Ann Arbor police could not be reached for comment this morning.
It's not the first robbery in that area this month. On Dec. 5, police said a man robbed the TCF Bank at 125 Briarwood Circle, got on an AATA bus and was arrested in Ypsilanti.
Anyone with information on Thursday's incident can call the Ann Arbor Police Department's tip line at (734) 794-6939.