2 Suspects Arrested in Armed Robbery, Arrest Warrants Obtained for 2 More Suspects


Press Release



Madison Bridges Warren, Community Information Specialist

Statesboro Police Department

25 West Grady Street

Statesboro, Georgia 30458


The Statesboro Police Department has arrested 2 in relation to an incident of Armed Robbery with further arrest pending.

On 11/2, at approximately 11:54 pm, officers of the Statesboro Police Department responded to the Hudson apartment complex on South Main Street in reference to an armed robbery. The victims advised that, while taking out their trash, they were robbed at gunpoint by 3 unknown male suspects and that the suspects fled the scene on foot. No injuries were reported.

Detectives of the Statesboro Police Department have arrested 2 suspects on charges related to this incident. Their information is listed below. Detectives have also identified and are actively seeking 2 additional suspects in relation to this investigation. Warrants have been obtained for their arrests.




16 years old


Statesboro, GA



1 count                   Armed Robbery – Street – Gun

1 count                   Theft by Receiving Stolen Property

1 count                   Possession of a Firearm during the Commission of a Felony



Rodney A Hawkins

18 years old


Statesboro, GA



1 count                     Theft by Receiving Stolen Property




Anyone with information concerning this case is asked to contact the Statesboro Police Department at (912) 764-9911. You may also anonymously submit information to www.tipsoft.comor by texting a tip to “TIPSSPD plus your message” to 274637 (CRIMES). All information is strictly confidential.



Media inquiries for this incident should be directed to:

Community Information Specialist Madison Bridges Warren



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