Mobile weekend crime recap - 11/17/17-11/20/17
MOBILE, Ala. (WPMI) —
The Mobile weekend crime recap is provided by the Mobile Police Department.
On Friday, November 17, 2017 at approximately 4 a.m. police responded to the area of Michigan Avenue and Plaza Drive in reference to a robbery. The victim stated while he was walking near the intersection of Duval Street and Plaza Drive, two unknown males approached him, punched him and took his money.
On Friday, November 17, 2017 at approximately 8:56 p.m. police responded to a report of a pedestrian stuck by a vehicle on Knollwood Drive near Long Meadow. A 2011 Mazda 6 was traveling southbound on Knollwood Drive. The driver said she never saw the person she struck but she ran over something in the road. The pedestrian died as a result of his injuries.
Robbery 1st / Theft of Property 1st
On Friday, November 17, 2017 at approximately 9:51 p.m. the victim stated she was delivering pizza to the 1700 block of Myland Avenue and when she exited her vehicle two unknown male subjects approached her armed with a handgun. The subjects took the hot wings, $15 cash, and the victim’s phone. The subjects then entered the victim’s vehicle and drove away in it.
Trespassing 2nd / Harassment / Resisting Arrest
On Saturday, November 18, 2017 at approximately 10:20 a.m. police responded to the 2600 block of Smith’s Lane in reference to one shot. The victim stated a known male subject came to his back door trying to look inside. When he confronted him the subject got aggressive, and that is when the victim shot him in the hand. The subject was transported to the hospital where he refused medical treatment and became disorderly.
Receiving Stolen Property 1st
On Saturday, November 18, 2017 at approximately 3:54 p.m. police responded to the 300 block of Tuttle Avenue in reference to a stolen vehicle. Alexander Williams, 35, was arrested.
On Saturday, November 18, 2017 at approximately 7:53 p.m. police responded to Panera Bread, 3691 Airport Blvd, in reference to a shooting. The victim, identified as 24-year-old Justin Edwards, was pronounced deceased on the scene. Through the course of the investigation, Ryland Kidd, 20, was identified as the shooter and charged with murder. His girlfriend, 20-year-old Taylor Law, was also arrested and charged with felony murder.
On Sunday, November 19, 2017 at approximately 1:08 a.m. police responded to Bishop State Community College, 1365 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Avenue, in reference to an individual robbery. The victim stated when she opened the passenger side door to place her purse inside an unknown male subject grabbed her from behind and threw her to the ground pointing a taser at her. The subject grabbed her purse and got into the driver’s seat but was unsuccessful because no keys were in the ignition. The subject then fled on foot.
On Sunday, November 19, 2017 at approximately 7:31 a.m. police responded to the 100 block of Chartres Avenue in reference to a report of the male subject involved in a burglary at the Dollar General, 901 S Broad Street, living at the location. Eric Peterson, 35, was arrested.
Theft of Property 4th / Assault 2nd
On Sunday, November 19, 2017 at approximately 10:01 p.m. police responded to a shoplifting complaint at the Walmart located at 101 East I-65 Road South. Officers arrested 28-year-old Terrica Conner, who became combative in the patrol vehicle hitting one of the officers.
On Sunday, November 19, 2017 at approximately 7:17 p.m. police responded to the 900 block of Dawes Road in reference to a male who had been assaulted with life threatening injuries. A witness stated he observed three male subjects severely beat the victim. The victim was transported to the hospital.
Failure to Obey / Resisting Arrest / Making Terroristic Threats
On Monday, November 20, 2017 at approximately 2:53 a.m. police responded to the 1500 block of Orange Street in reference to a domestic call. The subject’s mother stated her son had smoked spice. Officers observed him being disorderly and behaving abnormally. He became combative with officers and would not surrender, and another subject made threats to police. Demario Bell, 28, and Ronald Lucky, 30, were arrested.