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Arrests made in connection with football game robberies

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Arrests made in connection with football game robberies


Jennifer Ross with Decatur PD just sent the following press release. Names withheld because the suspects are juveniles:

On Friday, August 30, 2013, the Decatur Police Department responded to and began investigating three armed robberies of students as they left the Decatur High School football game. Investigators have identified and arrested three suspects in these cases. The following three suspects are in custody and have been charged with armed robbery:

16-year-old from Atlanta

17-year-old from Atlanta

17-year-old from DeKalb County

The Decatur Police Department would like to thank the Marta Police Department, Atlanta Police Department and DeKalb County Police Department for all of the assistance we have received over the past three weeks.

The Decatur Police Department is asking for the public’s assistance in identifying a fourth suspect. If you recognize this suspect or have any information, please contact the Decatur Police Department at 404/373-6551 or Crime Stoppers at 404/577-TIPS (8477). .