Thursday, July 16, 2015

Alleged Wells Fargo robber in custody

Posted By on Thu, Jul 16, 2015 at 3:54 PM

Lamarlvin Watts, 20, was arrested Wednesday evening, by the Federal Bureau of Investigation’s Southeast Georgia Violent Crime Task Force and Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police for an armed bank robbery earlier this week.

Metro’s Robbery Unit obtained arrest warrants on Wednesday afternoon. Watts was taken into custody by 5:30 p.m. without incident. The FBI along with Metro’s Criminal Investigations Division, K-9, and Islands Precinct CSU were on scene.

The incident occurred Tuesday, July 13 at Wells Fargo on the 1900 block of East Victory Drive. Watts is charged with armed robbery, possession of a firearm in committing a crime and aggravated assault.



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Jim Morekis

A native Savannahian, Jim has been editor-in-chief of Connect Savannah for 15 years. The University of Georgia graduate is also a travel writer, authoring regional guides in the Moon handbook series...
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