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WPD officers nab robbery suspect

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THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION IS FROM THE WILMINGTON POLICE DEPARTMENT:

Case#: 2011-016848
Time: 1:04 p.m. – Sunday afternoon
Location: 148 Spring Avenue
Offense: Robbery with a dangerous weapon.

Summary: The male victim, age 21, initially was reluctant to provide information, but later told officers that the suspect robber came up to him while he was hanging out with a friend. The robber started a dispute with the victim and then pulled out a handgun. He pulled off the victim’s gold chains and took cash from his front pocket.

Then, according to the victim, the robber jumped into a vehicle and drove off.

During the follow-up investigation, officers collected enough information to obtain a warrant for the suspect, Tracy Lovell Taylor, d.o.b. 12-9-1992, Taylor was located, arrested and charged several hours later. He is in custody at the NHC detention facility under $54,000 secure bond. He was charged with the robbery, as well as failure to appear on a prior charge. Booking photo is attached.

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Give him a break Guesty

He was just trying to feed his mama and her 9 kids cause welfare don't provide enough money for drugs, food and them gold chains. Wait a minute, I think in the hood the gold chains come before feeding kids. LOL

Thanks!

Just what we need...more veiled racial comments. Thanks for that!

good guy

I'll post it first, he is a good guy and never hurt anybody. I couldn't quite keep a straight face but I tried.