815 Wheeler Avenue      Huntsville, Alabama  35801

Mark Hudson
Interim Chief of Police
(256) 427-7001
Harry Hobbs
Communications Relations Officer
(256) 427-7043


Suspect Arrested and Charged in Multiple Robberies


Huntsville, Alabama (February 18, 2011) On February 17, 2011, members of the Huntsville Police Department & U.S. Marshals Fugitive Task Force arrested 46 y/o Kent Shannon Hamlin of Huntsville at a motel in Birmingham. The suspect has been charged with 4 Counts of Robbery 1st Degree, Business with a Gun. This arrest was the result of an investigation into the Robberies at Sabghi’s Jewelers and the Check into Cash Business. The suspect was booked in the Madison County Metro Jail awaiting bond.