OAKLAND COUNTY, Mich. (WLNS) – Three armed suspects have been arrested with hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of stolen vehicles.
An auto-theft surveillance collaboration between law enforcement agencies in Oakland, Wayne and Macomb counties recovered five stolen vehicles, including a Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk valued at $100,00.
The vehicles were recovered in Dearborn and Southfield.
“There has been a spike of larceny from autos and auto thefts, and through the great partnership with all of the local police agencies, a very prolific armed criminal group has been stopped in their tracks,” Sheriff Michael Bouchard said in a press release. “Now, they need to be held accountable.”
Two of the suspects are 17-year-old boys from Detroit and one man, Anthony Edward, 18 is from Harper Woods.
All three suspects are charged with receiving and concealing stolen property over $10,000, carrying a concealed weapon, and using a firearm in the commission of a felony. Three loaded handguns were confiscated in the arrest
The trio was arraigned in 18th District Court in Westland and are scheduled to appear for a pre-examination conference on Sept. 30. Bond was set at $15,000 cash, surety, or 10 percent.