Wayne County Prosecutor Kym L. Worthy has charged Davonn Tramonte Townsend, 24, (DOB: 7/22/1992), of Detroit with a Carjacking and Armed Robbery in Greektown. On November 11, 2016 at approximately 10:55 p.m., it is alleged that Townsend robbed and carjacked a Chesterfield Township woman at gunpoint as she was getting items out of the trunk of her car in front of a restaurant in the 730 block of Beaubien.
Townsend has been charged with Carjacking, Armed Robbery Unlawful Driving Away of an Automobile and Felony Firearm. He was arraigned this morning in 36th District Court before Magistrate Laura Echartea. The probable cause conference is scheduled for November 22, 2016 at 8:30 a.m.; the preliminary examination is scheduled for November 28, 2016 at 9:00 a.m. Both hearings are before Judge Shannon Holmes in 36th District Court. The defendant received a $250,000 cash/surety bond.