Two Cedartown teens were released from the Polk County jail yesterday after the arrest of a 42 year old Cedartown man for the same crime.
The teens, Brian Alexander Jones, age 17, and Deven Brady Peace, age 17, were arrested on September 16, 2011 on affidavits charging them with felony aggravated assault, armed robbery, false imprisonment and burglary in connection with a robbery that occurred on Thursday, September 15, 2011.
The teens were released yesterday on an ROR bond after being in custody for two weeks.
The incident occurred on Thursday, September 15, 2011 when Cedartown police responded to a North 5th Street address in reference to a robbery that had just occurred.
According to the victim, two males were inside his house awaiting him when he arrived home. The victim stated that when he walked in the door, two males assaulted him and robbed him of a large amount of money. The victim suffered several hard knocks to the head area.
The victim stated that he thought the suspects to be the teens. The two teens had also done some side work for him in the past.
During the time that the teens were incarcerated, Cedartown Detective Craig Payton received a tip with information regarding Kenneth Williams Chandler.
After further investigation, Kenneth Williams Chandler, age 42, pictured at top left, of an Antioch Road, address was arrested in connection with the incident.
Chandler is charged with armed robbery, burglary, aggravated assault, false imprisonment, contributing to the delinquency of a minor and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
Charges are expected to be dropped on the teens. More arrest may be pending. Click on the slideshow to view the teens mugshots .
Arrest reports for Polk County, Georgia do not reflect the guilt or innocence of the individuals listed. All parties are presumed innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. Not every arrest/charge leads to a conviction. A conviction or acquittal is determined by the court system.
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