Three suspects arrested in connection with armed robberies in Ypsilanti Township
Canton Township police this afternoon arrested three people suspected of committing armed robberies in Ypsilanti Township earlier in the day.
An officer on routine patrol spotted a vehicle matching the description of the suspects' vehicle about 3 p.m. in an apartment complex on Ford Road, Canton police said in a news release.
Canton police and detectives from Washtenaw County surrounded the apartment building. Two suspects immediately surrendered, and a third suspect surrendered about one hour later.
All three suspects were turned over to the Washtenaw County sheriff’s department.
Canton police had earlier received a request to be on the lookout for the suspects. It included a description of the suspects’ vehicle and a handgun.
Washtenaw County sheriff's department officials were not immediately available to comment on the robberies or the arrests.