A rash of commercial burglaries
FLINT TWP. — Break-ins at two businesses in a building in the 3300 block of Beecher Road were among several commercial burglaries during the past week, according to police reports.
In one incident, police were called to a building in the 3300 block of Beecher Road at about 11 p.m. on Sept. 29. A witness called after spotting suspicious activity at the building.
Upon arrival, police observed a black male fleeing from the location. He was apprehended shortly thereafter and lodged at the county jail. Police discovered that he had gained entry into a business and attempted to steal computer equipment, The 20-year-old Flint Township resident was charged with forced entry at a commercial building.
In a separate incident, police were called to the River Forest Apartment complex off Beecher Road for an incident that occurred between 11 p.m. on Sept. 24 and 3:30 a.m. on Sept. 25. A call was placed to 911 about an open garage door. Police arrived to find evidence of a forced entry at a maintenance garage but it did not appear that anything had been taken. The break-in caused about $150 in damage to the building. Police have no suspects. — Rhonda S. Sanders