EASTPOINTE, MI – On Tuesday June 4th, 2019, at 2:20am, one of the Eastpointe midnight shift officers attempted to stop a 2017 Dodge Charger for speeding.
The driver of the Charger, Cameron Powell, allegedly pulled on to a side street in the area of Gratiot near Toepfer and ran from the vehicle. The officer pursued Powell through yards and over fences. Other officers converged on the area and also gave chase. Mr. Powell was arrested in a backyard in the 15200 block of Toepfer without incident.
The investigation revealed that the Charger was reported stolen in the City of Detroit.
Mr. Powell was arraigned in the 38th District Court on charges of Receiving and Concealing a Stolen Motor Vehicle and Resisting & Obstructing Police. He was given a bond of $15,000 cash or surety.