Two suspects at large for aggravated robbery
Published: Thursday, February 28, 2013
Updated: Thursday, February 28, 2013 01:02
A victim was transported to Huntsville Memorial Hospital with non-life threatening injuries after being assaulted and robbed in the 3600 block of Montgomery road according to a Huntsville Police Department press release.
At approximately 12:48 p.m. Wednesday HPD responded to a report of Aggravated Robbery. Officers from the HPD and deputies from the Walker County Sheriff’s Office arrived at the scene to find that the suspects had fled according to the press release.
Police said the initial investigation revealed that a Home Invasion robbery had occurred.
The suspects are described as two black males between the ages of 20-30, armed with a handgun, according to police.
Lt. James Barnes of HPD said that the victim was not shot, but he does not know if he has been released from the hospital or not.
The scene is being processed for evidence by HPD’s Criminal Investigation Division.
HPD is working closely with the Walker County Sheriff’s Office due to similar robberies in their jurisdiction, according to the press release.
Huntsville Police Chief Kevin Lunsford encourages anyone with information to contact the Huntsville Police Department.
The investigation is ongoing and the suspects are still at large.
Any information regarding the robbery contact Sgt. Ken Foulch at (936) 291-5480 or (936) 291-5477.
There have been other robberies in Huntsville but police were unable to comment about possible connections by press time.