FAYETTEVILLE POLICE ARREST THREE MEN IN CONNECTION WITH ARMED ROBBERY

07/22/2013

            Fayetteville Police Chief Greg Tabor announced today the Fayetteville Police Department is investigating a robbery of a taxi cab driver on Betty Jo Drive.   

            On July 19, 2013, at approximately 2:52 A.M., Fayetteville Police Officers responded to Betty Jo Drive and Wedington for a report of a taxi cab driver who had been robbed by three men armed with a machete.   Officers responded and through witness statements and a canvas of the area were able to locate the suspects in a nearby residence.  

            Officers arrested Ablerto DELATORRE, Hispanic-male, age 18 of Springdale, Javaugntaiye WILLIS, black-male, age 21 of Fayetteville and a 17 year old, juvenile male for Aggravated Robbery, Engaging in Violent Criminal Group Activity, and Theft of Property.

This investigation is continuing.

           

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