3 Arrested in a Case of Armed Robbery

Press Release
6/14/2017

Madison Bridges, Community Information Specialist
Statesboro Police Department
25 West Grady Street
Statesboro, Georgia 30458

The Statesboro Police Department made multiple arrests in a case of Armed Robbery at a local business.

On 6/13/17 at approximately 11:30 PM, the Statesboro Police Department was notified of a possible armed robbery that occurred at the El Sombrero on Northside Drive East, a local Mexican restaurant. Officers responded and began investigating.

Officers began searching for suspects based on descriptions provided by the victim and witnesses. The Bulloch County Sherriff’s Office K-9 tracking team assisted in the search. Officers of the Georgia Southern University Public Safety Department stopped a vehicle matching the provided description and discovered items that were taken from the victim. Statesboro Police Department officers responded and continued the investigation.

The suspects were arrested without incident and transported to the Bulloch County Jail to await further court action.

We would like to thank the Bulloch County Sherriff’s Office and Georgia Southern University Public Safety for their assistance in this investigation.

Suspect
Curt Miller
19 years old
Male
Statesboro, GA

Charges
1 count Armed Robbery – Business – Gun

Suspect
Timothy Dunigan
18 years old
Male
Statesboro, GA

Charges
1 count Armed Robbery – Business – Gun

Suspect
Jeffrey Pinkston
26 years old
Male
Milledgeville, GA

Charges
1 count Armed Robbery – Business – Gun

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.com or 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
madison.bridges@statesboroga.gov
912-764-9911

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