ROSEVILLE, Mich. (WJBK) - Police in Roseville say three men with plans to burglarize a gun store broke through the glass and tried to pull the bars off the door. Instead, their pickup got stuck in the snow.
Police said the attempted break-in happened around 5:30 Thursday morning. The suspects broke the glass on the front door of the business and then hooked a tow strap to the security bars and attached that to a Dodge pickup.
From there, they got into the pickup and tried to pull the bars from the door. It failed.
It failed so badly the pickup was stuck in the snow and the suspects ran from the scene. Police arrived and tracked the suspects by following fotostpes in the snow. Three miles later, police arrested two of the suspects in St. Clair Shores near Greater Mack and 12 Mile.
The two suspects arrested are both from Detroit, one is 17 and one is 19. A third suspect is still on the run.