NEWS RELEASE

Robbery 1st Degree

January 3, 2012

Troy Police responded to a reported armed robbery of an individual on December 23 at approximately 5:00 a.m. at Hillside Mobile Park in Troy according to information released by Chief Jimmy Ennis.

The suspect in this case has been identified as George McPherson, a 33-year-old black male formerly from Ramer, AL and is now believed to be living at an unknown location in Troy.

A warrant has been issued for his arrest for robbery 1st degree in connection with this case. His bond has been set at $100,000.00.

McPherson approached the victim in this case at gunpoint and demanded money from him. An undisclosed amount of money was taken from the victim. McPherson fled the scene on foot. Officers attempted to make contact with McPherson but were unable to locate him. This case is still under investigation by Troy Police.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of George McPherson or has knowledge of this crime is urged to call the Troy Police Department at 566-0500 or the Secret Witness Line at 566-5555.


George McPherson

For Further Information Contact:
Sgt. Benny Scarbrough
Administrative Assistant to the Chief of Police
Troy Police Department
334-566-0500 Fax 334-566-2469

Email
Sgt. Scarbrough