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Elderly man in Tifton attacked and robbed

May 15, 2007

Tifton--An elderly man was attacked and robbed and a police officer was injured at a Tifton fast food restaurant Tuesday.

86-year-old Arby's employee Albert Graham was taking the trash out early Tuesday morning when a man with a knife robbed him.

Tifton Police Officer Danny Hayes was nearby on his way to a training class,  heard the call on his scanner, and got there quickly.

Both Hayes and Graham were cut but are okay.

Police say another Arby's employee, 22-year old Santana Johnson, put her boyfriend up to the robbery.

20-year old Courtney Green is charged with armed robbery, aggravated assault, and aggravated assault on a police officer. Johnson is charged with armed robbery.

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