Dalton Police make arrest in April armed robbery - WRCBtv.com | Chattanooga News, Weather & Sports

Dalton Police make arrest in April armed robbery

Posted: Updated:

DALTON, GA (WRCB) -- The Dalton Police Department has arrested Marquis Dequan Tanner, 18, on charges connected with an armed robbery that occurred in April.  

Tanner is charged with one count each of armed robbery, aggravated assault, possession of cocaine, and two charges of selling marijuana.  

The robbery incident happened on the afternoon of April 4th at an apartment at 601 Cockburn Street in Dalton.  T

the victim told investigators that he heard a knock at the door and answered it.  A man he knew only by the nickname "D" was at the door and pointed a gun at the victim's head and demanded money.  

The victim said he gave "D" $150 in cash and "D" fled the scene.  

He told police he knew "D" because he had bought marijuana from him in the past.

The detective assigned to the case started an investigation with detectives from the DPD's Drug Unit to determine "D's" identity.  

After an investigation that lasted more than a month, detectives obtained arrest warrants on charges connected to the robbery and also separate charges for the sale of drugs.

Powered by WorldNow
Can't find what you're looking for?

900 Whitehall Road
Chattanooga, TN 37405
(423) 267-5412

WRCB Jobs EEO | FCC Public Files

Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 WorldNow and WRCB. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.