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Valdosta Police Release Images of Suspects in Kirkland's Robbery [SLIDE SHOW]

By: Valdosta Police Department Email
By: Valdosta Police Department Email

Press Release: Valdosta Police Department

The Valdosta Police Department is asking the public for assistance in identifying two suspects for the March 1, 2013 robbery of Kirkland’s, a home furnishing and décor store. The still photographs attached are from the store surveillance cameras.

On March 1, 2013, an African American male described as having slight facial hair entered the store through the front door. The male went to the back office, displayed a handgun, and demanded money from the manager inside the office. No one was injured during the robbery. The male took an undisclosed amount of money and left through the front door. The male was seen leaving the area in an easterly direction with another African American male who also entered the store.

At the time of the robbery, Valdosta Police Department officers, detectives, and Lowndes County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the area but were unable to locate the suspects.

Anyone having any information regarding this crime is asked to call the police department at (229)293-3145 or the anonymous crime tip line at (229)293-3091.


Press Release: Valdosta Police Department

Both suspects were determined to be inside Kirkland’s. One of the suspects went into the office, displayed a handgun and demanded money.

Both suspects exited the front door and left on foot eastbound. Both suspects described as being African American males, approximately 5’8” to 5’9”, slender build, early to mid 20’s.

Detectives are working with Crime Scene Personnel to determine if there is in store camera evidence of the offender and other party.

Anyone having any information regarding this crime is asked to call the police department or the anonymous crime tip line at 229-293-3091

Press Release from Valdosta Police Department

On March 1, 2013, Kirkland’s, a home furnishing and décor store, was robbed by an unidentified male. An African American male described as having slight facial hair entered the store through the front door.

The male went to the back office, displayed a handgun, and demanded money from the manager inside the office. No one was injured during the robbery.

The male took an undisclosed amount of money and left through the front door. The male was seen leaving the area in an easterly direction with another African American male who had not entered the store.

At this time, descriptions of the males are trying to be determined as there were several people who may have seen the males. Customers in the store were not aware that a robbery was taking place and were not aware until the offender had left the store.

Valdosta Police Department officers, detectives, and Lowndes County Sheriff’s deputies responded to the area but at this time have not located any suspects.

Detectives are working with Crime Scene Personnel to determine if there is in store camera evidence of the offender and other party.

Anyone having any information regarding this crime is asked to call the police department or the anonymous crime tip line at 229-293-3091.


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