According to Public Safety Director Wendell Turner, on Saturday September 28, 2013 at nearly midnight the Statesboro Police Department responded to Chandler Road in reference to an armed robbery.
According to the victim, he was walking on Chandler Road near Plant Drive when a white Cadillac Escalade containing four black males stopped beside him and who asked him to approach the vehicle. Two of the males then displayed handguns to the victim and demanded money, taking an undisclosed amount of cash and speeding off.
Statesboro Officers arrived and searched the area, but found no leads. No vehicle matching the description of the white Cadillac Escalade was located in the area. The victim was not injured during the robbery.
A report was taken for this incident and the case has been turned over to the Criminal Investigations Bureau and is currently under investigation.
Anyone with information concerning this case is asked to contact Detective Kevin Wadley at the Statesboro Police Department at (912) 764-9911. You may also anonymously submit information to www.tipsoft.com or by texting a tip to “TIPSSPD plus your message” to 274637 (CRIMES). All information is strictly confidential.