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



South Precinct Police Charge Two Suspects in Armed Robbery


Huntsville, Alabama (January 9, 2008) Two men are in the Madison County Metro Jail today following an armed robbery Tuesday night. Spokesman Wendell Johnson said a man was entering his vehicle at Governors Drive and Memorial Parkway when two men confronted him with a hand gun and demanded money. After giving the suspects his money, he ran locking his vehicle with the remote control in the process. Witnesses ran after the men, contacted the Police on cell phone, and gave a description of the suspects who were arrested at 915 Monroe Street.


Johnson said 21-year-old Mykel Shawn Milan of 2403 Suzanne Terrace, NW and 20-year-old Labi Townsend  of 400 Holmes Avenue were arrested and charged with Robbery 1st degree.