Man wanted on multiple charges in Auburn, arrested in Tuskegee

Man wanted on multiple charges in Auburn, arrested in Tuskegee

AUBURN, AL (WTVM) – On Thursday, April 30 around 5:30 a.m. officers from the Auburn Police Division responded to a burglary that had just occurred at the 900 block of North Donahue Drive.

The residents reported that a male unlawfully entered a victim's apartment, tied her up, demanded money and took the keys to her vehicle, which  was a 2007 Dodge Caliber.

Based on the description of the suspect as well as the manner in which the crime occurred, Auburn Detectives developed Raymond Tinsley Cox Jr. as a suspect.

The Auburn Police Division along with the U.S. Marshal's Fugitive Task Force and the Tuskegee Police Department were already seeking Cox, who was wanted for charges in Tuskegee and was a suspect in at least two prior burglaries that occurred in Auburn.

On April 30 around 9:46 a.m. Raymond T. Cox Jr. was located by the U.S. Marshals Service Fugitive Task Force at a residence in Tuskegee. He was taken into custody with the assistance of Auburn Police, the Macon County Sheriff's office and Tuskegee Police.

The victim's stolen vehicle, a 2007 Dodge Caliber was recovered.

Warrants for Cox's arrest have been obtained by the Auburn Police Division and his pending charges are on hold through the Tuskegee Police Department.

He will be charged for the following:

  • Burglary in the second degree
  • Theft of property in the first degree
  • Unlawful imprisonment
  • Criminal surveillance
  • Failure to appear warrant

These cases remain under investigation and additional charges and arrests are possible.

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