Four men facing federal charges in Medawar, Tapper’s jewelry robberies

Posted at 11:16 PM, Oct 28, 2014
and last updated 2014-10-28 23:16:28-04

MICHIGAN — Four men are facing federal charges in connection with the April jewelry robberies in Plainfield Township and West Bloomfield.

According to federal court documents, Nathaniel Pembrook, David Briley, Shaeed Calhoun and Orlando Johnson are each being charged with two counts of robbery and two counts of possession of a firearm in furtherance of a crime.

They’re all also being charged with possession of a firearm by a felon.

The federal indictment was filed earlier this month in connection with the April 22 robberies at Paul Medawar Fine Jewelry in Kent County and Tapper’s Diamonds and Fine Jewelry in the Metro Detroit area.