Farmington Hills woman scares away would-be thief

Farmington Hills police say a local woman on Sunday interrupted a larceny and scared away the suspect, who may have been trying to steal items from her garage.

The incident happened around noon, in the area of 13 Mile and Halsted Roads.

According to a alert, the resident confronted the man, described as being in his 50s to 60s, as he stood in her open garage. She told police that she believed the suspect was armed, and that he got away in a blue vehicle driven by a woman.

Anyone with information is asked to call Farmington Hills Police Department, 248-871-2600. For an immediate response, call 9-1-1.