Garner Police Make Arrest in Robbery
Garner Police made an arrest late yesterday in the case of a March 5th robbery that occurred in the parking lot of 1595 Mechanical Blvd. Torrey Mitch Singleton, 32, of anywhere USA was charged with one count of Robbery with a dangerous weapon.
Police had been called to 1595 Mechanical Blvd. at around 3:38 a.m. on March 5th after a female victim reported that she was approached by an unknown male while in the parking lot at that location. The male, wearing a green sweater and jeans, was armed with a knife and took the victim's purse. He then fled on foot.
Through investigative means, Singleton was identified as a suspect in this crime. Police confirmed that he had been staying at a nearby hotel when this incident occurred. Garner Police are continuing their investigation while trying to determine if he may be responsible for other recent robberies in the area.
Anyone with information about this or any other crime is asked to call the Garner Police Department at 919.772.8810 or our crime tip line at 919.890-7318 or e-mail at GPDtips@garnernc.gov.