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Huntsville, Alabama  35801


Henry Reyes                              Wendell Johnson

    Chief of Police                    Public Affairs Administrator

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Huntsville Police Charge Five Suspects in Two Robberies


Huntsville, Alabama (October 22, 2007) Five men have been arrested and charged with two overnight robberies that occurred in North Huntsville keeping North Precinct Police busy. Police spokesman Wendell Johnson said Officers responded to 2040 Blue Springs Road about 10:00 o’clock after a young woman called police to her home. Three suspects wearing masks forced their way into her home at gunpoint and robbed her. Minutes later, another call came out at 3421 Pulaski Pike when two suspects robbed a man at gun point.


Huntsville Police quickly spotted the suspects and arrested the following:

Norman Watson II, age 18, Bryan Edwards, age 20 and three 16-year-old juveniles were charged all charged with two counts of Robbery 1st degree and one count of Burglary 1st degree. Johnson said two hand guns and a shot gun used in the robberies have been recovered along with property belonging to the victims. Watson and Edwards were booked into the Madison County Metro Jail. The three juveniles were taken to the Neaves-Davis Center for Children.