On 7/12/14 at 2358 hrs BCSO patrol deputies were dispatched to Po Jo’s #2 in the 21000 block of US 80 E, Statesboro, for an armed robbery which had just occurred at that location. Witnesses indicated that a black male suspect entered the business armed with a firearm, confronted the clerk, and robbed the store of US currency. The black male suspect then fled on foot from the store down Burkhalter Rd in the direction of White Oak Subdivision. No one was injured in the robbery. An extensive search of the area by Patrol and units of the Statesboro-Bulloch Crime Suppression Team failed to locate the suspect.
The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 5’09″, approximately 175 lbs, wearing a light blue shirt with white undershirt, baggy jeans, black and gray shoes, and a black “fisherman’s” style had with Miami Heat logo.
Anyone with information on this case should contact Inv Walter Deal at 912-764-1788 or submit an anonymous tip to firstname.lastname@example.org