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



North Precinct Arrest Man Minutes after Business Robbery


Huntsville, Alabama (January 29, 2008) Twenty-one-year old Walter Brooks is in the Madison County Metro jail this morning, after allegedly robbing the Magic Touch Urban Wear store at 3606 Mastin Lake Road. Spokesman Wendell Johnson said Brooks allegedly walked into the store about 3:00 p.m. and took an undetermined amount of cash from the clerk. The clerk gave Police a good description of the suspect who was picked up a short distance from the business and charged with Robbery 1st degree.