An Augusta man is in the McDuffie County Jail for the alleged armed robbery of another Augusta man of $8 while at trailer park in Dearing.
Brandon T. Walker, 19, of Demon St., was arrested May 17 after allegedly using a gun to rob a 21-year old Angola Drive man at a trailer park in Dearing.
According to a McDuffie County Sheriff’s Office incident report, McDuffie 911 received a call at 1:38 a.m., May 17 from a Harlem Police Department officer. The officer reported that a man approached him at the Jet Convenience Store on West Milledgeville Road to claim he had been robbed in Dearing.
The case was turned over to McDuffie County Sheriff’s Office investigators who spoke to the victim and to witnesses. The incident report indicates that the victim was robbed of $8.
Walker was charged with armed robbery and was also placed on investigative hold. He is in the McDuffie County jail and bond has not been set.