The Savannah-Chatham Metro Police Department arrested one man for armed robbery on April 3rd.
Tuesday, investigators determined at least five other incidents in the area may be linked.
Police responded to an armed robbery around 5:45 p.m. on Sunday at near the intersection of East 41st and Bull streets. A female was reportedly robbed at gunpoint by two unknown males. Her purse and cell phone was stolen.
After investigation, police executed a search warrant in a residence on the 200 block of W. Henry Street. Officers discovered the female’s belongings and items linked to other armed robberies in the area.
Detectives identified 20-year-old Taqwan Robinson as one of the suspects in the robbery. He is being charged with armed robbery.
Robinson was arrested in March when his brother was shot on the 2,000 block of E. 38th Street, when officers located stolen guns and narcotics.
Additional charges may be pending for Robinson.
The second suspect in this incident is described as a black male of a light brown complexion with facial hair, possibly in his teens or early 20s. He is approximately 5 feet 6 inches and weighs around 150 pounds. His hair is styled in a medium afro and he wore a black shirt with dark pants during the incident.
This case remains under investigation as detectives work to identify the other suspect and investigate all the other incidents and their circumstances.
Anyone with any additional information on this case or others are asked to contact CrimeStoppers at 912.234-2020 or text CRIMES (274637) using the keyword CSTOP2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.
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