UPDATE: LaGrange suspect charged with 2 additional counts of entering an auto, armed robbery, aggravated assault following arrest
LAGRANGE, Ga. (WTVM) - On July 19, Antaveis Sands was arrested for two counts of entering an auto after he was located breaking into cars on Wynnwood Drive.
Following this arrest, the LaGrange Police Department was able to determine that Sands was also involved in an armed robbery that occurred at the intersection of Melrose Drive and Briarcliff Drive.
Evidence gathered during the initial investigation showed that on July 16, Sands robbed the victim in this incident at gunpoint. During this robbery Sands pistol whipped said victim, stealing firearms and money from the victim during this robbery.
Initially on July 19, Sands was arrested for breaking into two cars on Wynnwood Drive. During this investigation it was also learned on the night of July 16, Sands also entered two additional cars at this same location, as well as two additional cars at the 1200 block of Mooty Bridge Road.
Sands was also charged for these entering an auto incidents. In total Sands was charged with an additional 2 counts of entering auto, armed robbery, aggravated assault.
In total, Sands has now been charged with 5 counts of entering auto, armed robbery, and aggravated assault.
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