HUNTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT
815 Wheeler Ave.
Huntsville, Alabama 35801
Henry Reyes Wendell Johnson
Chief of Police Public Affairs Administrator
(256) 427-7001 (256) 427-7043
Special Operations North Precinct West Precinct South Precinct
(256) 427-7157 (256) 746-4111 (256) 427-5461 (256) 213-4503
West Precinct Officers Arrest Three Robbery Suspects
Huntsville, Alabama (August 13, 2007) Huntsville Police Officers from the West Precinct arrested three suspects early this morning, minutes after they robbed an individual on Newson Road about 1:30 a.m. Spokesman Wendell Johnson said the suspects approached the victim in a apartment complex parking lot, asked for directions, pulled a weapon and demanded money. Police were notified and stopped the white Chevy Blazer near Milton Frank Stadium.
Johnson said 18-year-old Ronald Blackburn was charged with Robbery 1st degree and Possession of Marijuana 2nd degree. Jonathan Erskine and Brandon Harris, both 18-years-old were charged with Robbery 1st degree. All three men were booked into the Madison County Metro Jail.