4 arrested after guns stolen in Albany recovered in Michigan

4 arrested after guns stolen in Albany recovered in Michigan
(Source: APD)

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - On Wednesday, the Albany Police Department said that two firearms that were taken in an armed robbery here have been found in Michigan.

The Westland City Police Department in Michigan told Albany police that four people were arrested during a traffic stop in that city.

Two guns linked the armed robbery at the Quick Cash Pawn Shop earlier this month were found inside the vehicle.

APD said that last Saturday afternoon, two men waited until there weren't any customers inside the Quick Cash Pawn Shop, held an employee at gunpoint, restrained him and sprayed him with pepper spray.

The men took off in a U-Haul truck with several guns and the employee's cell phone, his wallet and cash.

On Tuesday night, Westland City Police stopped a vehicle with three men and a woman inside. The officers also found drugs and three semi-automatic handguns.

APD investigators linked the weapons to the pawn shop robbery.

Westland City Police said that Micheal Bryan Whiteside, Clarence Thomas Weaver, Chanel Beatrice Lewis and Jarreau Muntu Bullock were all taken into custody.

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