Arrests made in Americus armed robberies

(Source: Gray News)
(Source: Gray News)
Published: Aug. 2, 2019 at 2:37 PM EDT
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AMERICUS, Ga. (WALB) - The Americus Police Department has arrested four suspects in connection to recent armed robberies.

Jacoby Jamale Pride, 18, of Knollwood Drive in Americus, has been charged with armed robbery for the July 27 robbery of Little Caesar’s Pizza.

Jacory Devontae Peters, 20, of Pine Street in Americus, has been charged with armed robbery, aggravated assault and possession of a firearm during commission of a felony for the July 30 armed robbery of the Flash Foods on Crawford Street.

Warrants were issued for the arrest of Tykell Dewon Farrior, 18, for the robbery of both of these businesses.

Farrior was taken into custody around 4 p.m. during a traffic stop at the intersection of Lonnie Lane and E Lamar Street.

Tykell Farrior
Tykell Farrior

Farrior was charged with multiple counts of armed robbery and aggravated assault.

The fourth suspect has been taken into custody and charged with armed robbery, according to Americus Police.

Antonio Terrell Foster Jr., 18, turned himself in around 12:45 p.m. Friday, according to Americus police.

He is being charged in connection to the July 27 robbery of Little Caesar’s and an attempted robbery in a shopping center parking lot on July 26.

Antonio Terrell Foster Jr.
Antonio Terrell Foster Jr.

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