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HUNTSVILLE POLICE DEPARTMENT

815 Wheeler Ave.

Huntsville, Alabama  35801

Henry Reyes
Police Chief
(256) 427-7001
Sgt. Mark Roberts
Public Information Officer
(256) 427-7197

 
 

Suspect Arrested in Robberies


Huntsville, Alabama (January 29, 2010)
Huntsville Police Officers and members of the U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force arrested 24 y/o Andrew James Jones of Huntsville. The suspect has been charged with 4 Counts of Robbery 1st Degree, 1 Count of Theft of Property 1st Degree, & Attempted Murder. The arrest was the result of an investigation that linked the following four robberies to Andrew Jones.

These four robberies occurred:
January 22, 2010, at Harris Tire 1025 Jordan Rd.,
January 11, 2010, robbery to an Individual on Clifford Rd
January 19, 2010, at the Check N Go 2207 University Dr
January 27, 2010, at Papa Johns (2018 Jordan Lane.

Several of the robberies involved the offender discharging a firearm in the course of the robbery with no injuries to the victims. The latest robbery which occurred at Papa Johns escalated into a robbery that involved the victim being shot and transported to Huntsville Hospital.

Jones has been booked into the Madison County Metro Jail awaiting bond.

 

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