Valdosta Police Department Release
On January 27, 2013 at approximately 2122 hours, the Valdosta Police Department responded to the 1000 block of W. Alden Avenue in reference to an armed robbery.
Officers arrived and spoke to Yan Lin and Chiong Kin Ho, who advised that as they exited their car, two African American males approached them, one carrying a handgun, and demanded that they hand over their bags, which contained laptop computers and personal items. Lin and Ho advised that after they had the bags the two males ran, got into a truck (no further description given), and left the area. No one was hurt during the incident.
Anyone having any further information regarding this crime or any other crime is urged to contact the Valdosta Police Department at 229-293-3145 or can remain anonymous at 229-293-3091.