Theft and Robbery in Clinton Township

On Saturday, January 12, 2013, at approximately 4:20pm, two male suspects entered Sham’s clothing store located at 3549 Cleveland Avenue. One of the men pretended to be interested in some merchandise while the other man fled with five leather Pelle-Pelle jackets, valued at more than $5,000. On Wednesday, March 13, 2013, at 3:34pm, two men, possibly one of the men involved in the previous theft, entered the store. One of the men fought with the store clerk, then removed eight pairs of designer jeans. The stolen Robin Jeans are valued at $3,912. Security photos of the suspects may be seen on our website at One suspect is wearing a distinctive red Chicago Bulls jacket and red baseball cap.

Crime Stoppers is offering a cash reward for any information leading to the arrest and/or indictment of the persons responsible for this crime. Anyone with information about this crime is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 614-645-TIPS (8477) or go to our website at and e-mail your tip. You can text a tip to “CRIMES” 274637, key word CMH.

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