Attempted robbery at Moultrie Road - WALB.com, South Georgia News, Weather, Sports

Robbery victim identified

We now know the name of the victim who was beaten and robbed at his apartment off Moultrie Road Sunday night. 

Police say 24-year-old Diego Perez was in his backyard at Cornerstone Apartments right off Moultrie Road around 7:00 Sunday night when two men walked up demanding money.

 That's when they stuck Perez in the head several times with a stick, stole his wallet, and fled the scene.

He was transported to Phoebe where he was treated for large lacerations to the left side of his head. He has since been released from the hospital but officials say he attackers are still on the loose.

Anyone with any information about their whereabouts are asked to call Crime Stoppers at 436-8477.

 

Copyright 2013 WALB.  All rights reserved.

  • More WALB News10 HeadlinesMore News HeadlinesMore>>

  • Officials call for action after weekend shootings

    Officials call for action after weekend shootings

    Monday, April 24 2017 7:00 PM EDT2017-04-24 23:00:58 GMT
    A Sunday night shooting left a 25-year-old with injuries. (Source: WALB)A Sunday night shooting left a 25-year-old with injuries. (Source: WALB)

    Community leaders say gun violence needs to come to an end.  This comes after two weekend shootings left two teens dead and one man injured.  

    More >>

    Community leaders say gun violence needs to come to an end.  This comes after two weekend shootings left two teens dead and one man injured.  

    More >>
  • Lowndes County cracks down on illegal dumping

    Lowndes County cracks down on illegal dumping

    Monday, April 24 2017 4:41 PM EDT2017-04-24 20:41:09 GMT
    Lowndes County code enforcement is combating illegal dumping and littering. (Source: WALB)Lowndes County code enforcement is combating illegal dumping and littering. (Source: WALB)

    Lowndes County code enforcement is combating illegal dumping and littering.  Trash lines the side of many Lowndes County roads and the unsightly messes are becoming all too common throughout the County.

    More >>

    Lowndes County code enforcement is combating illegal dumping and littering.  Trash lines the side of many Lowndes County roads and the unsightly messes are becoming all too common throughout the County.

    More >>
  • Wild Adventures plans to hire hundreds

    Wild Adventures plans to hire hundreds

    Monday, April 24 2017 3:43 PM EDT2017-04-24 19:43:59 GMT
    If you're looking for a summer job, folks at Wild Adventures want to help you out. (Source: WALB)If you're looking for a summer job, folks at Wild Adventures want to help you out. (Source: WALB)

    If you're looking for a summer job, folks at Wild Adventures want to help you out. 

    More >>

    If you're looking for a summer job, folks at Wild Adventures want to help you out. 

    More >>
Powered by Frankly