Wednesday, May 9, 2012

Georgia man arrested after strong armed robbery at Wal-Mart

Dothan, Al.
Curtis Mosley, black male, 24 years of age, of Blakely, Georgia was arrested and charged with First Degree Robbery with a $175,000 bond.
Curtis Mosley
On April 24, 2012 the Dothan Police Department responded to a strong armed robbery at Wal-Mart, 4310 Montgomery Highway. Upon arrival, members of loss prevention told police they observed a black male conceal over four hundred dollars worth of merchandise and leave the store without paying for the items. As the suspect exited the store, loss prevention employee’s approached him and identified themselves at which time the suspect pulled a knife and threatened them. Loss prevention members stepped away from the suspect and he fled. On May 4, 2012 the suspect entered Wal-Mart and attempted to return items but was recognized by an alert employee. Police responded quickly and took the suspect into custody. 

Florida Ave. man arrested for Theft by Fraudulent Leasing

Dothan, Al.
Hoszel Gibbs, black male, 31 years of age, of Florida Avenue was arrested and charged with Theft by Fraudulent Leasing with a $5,000 bond.
Hoszel Gibbs
On May 4, 2012 the Dothan Police Department made a felony arrest after concluding a recent investigation. Police say in January 2012, Hoszel Gibbs entered into a rental lease contract with Discover Rental, 1481 Westgate Parkway, for several furniture items. The business records showed Gibbs failed to make the required payments and disregarded notices from the company to return the merchandise. Investigators say this case will now be closed following the arrest.

Meth found after an alert patrolman performed a routine traffic stop

Dothan, Al.
Charles Murphy, white male, 47 years of age, of Moates Street was arrested and charged with Unlawful Possession of a Controlled Substance with a $15,000 bond.
Charles Murphy
On May 6, 2012 the Dothan Police Department made a felony narcotic arrest following a routine traffic stop. While on routine patrol, an alert patrolman performed a traffic stop on the suspect for failure to use turn signal. The officer stated he made contact with the driver Charles Murphy and learned through a routine driver’s license check that Murphy had active warrants. Murphy was placed under arrest and a search of his vehicle after was conducted after the officer saw Murphy attempting to conceal something beneath his seat. A search of the car and located a clear plastic bag under the seat that contained methamphetamine.