Crime Stoppers: Armed Robbery

Surveillance courtesy: Columbus Police Department
Surveillance courtesy: Columbus Police Department

Press Release

COLUMBUS, GA - Crime Stoppers and the Columbus Police Department are seeking information concerning an Armed Robbery in the 4200 block of 15th Avenue on August 6, 2010.

The victim reported to Police that he had returned home and attempted to enter his home when a silver pistol was pointed at him through an open window.

The armed suspect made the victim climb through the window, tied him up with sheets, placed clothing over his head and placed him on the floor. The suspect removed the victim's wallet and a 37" LCD HDTV, then left the premises with another unknown person.

The victim discovered that there were attempted draws on his debit card at a local store. The store provided video surveillance where the suspects were viewed by police and the videotape was retained for evidence.

Suspect #1:
black male
17-23 years of age
thin and bald
dark complexion
white t-shirt tank top and dark pants

Suspect #2
black male
heavy set
twisted hair
dark complexion
white t-shirt and dark pants

If you have any information or tips concerning the identity of the suspect and his location, please contact the Columbus Police Department Investigative Services at (706) 653-3400. Your can also contact Crime Stoppers at (706) 653-3188.

If your information leads to an arrest and indictment, you could receive a reward of up to $1000.00 and you do not have to give your name.

Source: Columbus Crime Stoppers