Auburn Hills man arrested in Rite Aid thefts

February 22, 2019

 

An Auburn Hills man was arrested on Thursday, February 14, in connection with a pair of thefts in January from a Bloomfield Township pharmacy in the 42000 block of Woodward Avenue, police said.

 

Bloomfield Township police said the alleged thefts occurred on January 14 and January 21 from Rite Aid, 42931 Woodward. The store manager compared video footage of the incidents and determined the man was the same person responsible for both incidents. Police through their own investigation named the suspect as Kevin Jerome Hamler, 53, of Auburn Hills.

 

Hamler was arrested and later arraigned at the 48th District Court and held at the Oakland County Jail on $10,000 bond. His next appearance is set for Thursday, February 28.

 

Hamler was also being held in connection with several unrelated charges, including multiple driving while suspended charges, reckless driving, fleeing or eluding police, obstruction, forgery and another retail fraud charge.

Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Please reload

DOWNTOWN: Unrivaled journalism worthy of reader support

A decade ago we assembled a small but experienced and passionate group of publishing professionals all committed to producing an independent newsmagazine befitting the Birmingham/Bloomfield area that, as we like to say, has long defined the best of Oakland County. 

 

We provide a quality monthly news product unrivaled in this part of Oakland. For most in the local communities, we have arrived at your doorstep at no charge and we would like to keep it that way, so your support is important.

 

Check out our publisher’s letter to the community here.

Cover_Sept2020.jpg
FacesBusCover_July2019.jpg
Sign Up
Register for Downtown's newsletters to receive updates on the latest news, social events and much more!
265X265_Artwork_October.gif
BeachumNEW.gif

Downtown newsmagazine

© 2019 by Downtown Publications, Inc.

Birmingham, Michigan 48009

248.792.6464

  • White Facebook Icon
  • White Twitter Icon