By allowing ads to appear on this site, you support the local businesses who, in turn, support great journalism.
Men report being robbed at gunpoint
Alleged offender did not take any valuables from victims
armed robbery

Statesboro police are investigating an armed robbery reported to have occurred Friday night at a Morris Street location.

According to incident reports, a 21-year-old man came to the Statesboro Police Department around 8:30 p.m. Friday and told detectives that he and a friend, an 18-year-old male, had been robbed at gunpoint about 15 minutes earlier.

The victim said neither he nor his friend knew who the gunman was but that he "pulled a gun" on them and ordered them to "empty their pockets," reports said.

No injuries were reported.

The alleged offender did not take any valuables from the victims, according to reports.

If anyone has information on the case, they are asked to contact the Statesboro Police Department at (912) 764-9911.

Anonymous tips may be submitted online at www.tipsoft.com or by sending the text "TIPSSPD" followed by the message to 274637 (CRIMES).

 

 

Sign up for the Herald's free e-newsletter