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Suspect arrested in weekend armed robbery

Deharvene Sanchez Demps. Robbed Bo's BP gas station in Valdosta and assaulted the clerk Deharvene Sanchez Demps. Robbed Bo's BP gas station in Valdosta and assaulted the clerk
Lt. Stryde Jones, Lowndes County Sheriff's Office Lt. Stryde Jones, Lowndes County Sheriff's Office
Lowndes County Sheriff's Office sign along Madison Hwy in Valdosta Lowndes County Sheriff's Office sign along Madison Hwy in Valdosta
VALDOSTA, GA (WALB) -

The suspect in an armed robbery at Bo's BP gas station in Valdosta on Saturday is behind bars.

Deharvene Sanchez Demps, 20, is facing charges of Armed robbery, false imprisonment and aggravated assault.

Lt. Stryde Jones with the Lowndes County Sheriff's Office said "The clerk at Bo's BP was preparing to close up for the night when a male entered the store, produced a handgun and began demanding money from her."

"He assaulted the clerk by striking her several times with the handgun," said Stryde.

Demps will appear before a judge this afternoon to have his bond set.

 

 

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