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Three arrests may clear multiple Valdosta robberies

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VALDOSTA, GA (WALB) - On Wednesday December 17, the Valdosta Police Department Investigations Bureau arrested Brandon Spargo, 22, Malinda Spargo, 19, and Austin Spargo, 20, for two Armed Robberies of delivery drivers that occurred over the past week. 

They were brought to the Valdosta Police department for questioning before being transported to the Lowndes County Jail. Detectives recovered a BB gun which is believed to have been used in at least one of the armed robberies. 

On December 14, 2014 at approximately 8:30 pm, the Valdosta Police Department responded to the Commons Apartment Complex, 1415 N. St. Augustine Road in reference to the report of the robbery of a Go Waiter Delivery Driver. The driver, Austin Prease, said that he was making a delivery to the apartment complex and as he drove up, he was approached by a white man who pulled out a handgun and stole the food that he was delivering and $25 in cash. 

The bandit ran away and no one was injured during the incident.

On December 9, 2014 at approximately 9:50 pm, the Valdosta Police Department responded to the 700 block of Wilson Avenue in reference to the report of the robbery of a Papa John's delivery driver.  Kyle Deegan indicated that as he arrived at the house, he was approached by a white male who pulled a handgun and stole the food that he was delivering and his wallet, which contained $30 in cash. 

The offender ran away and no one was injured during the incident.

The Spargos were also charged with Felony Shoplifting for a December 15th theft from the Walmart on Inner Perimeter Road.

Anyone having any further information regarding this crime or any other crime is urged to contact the Valdosta Police Department at 229-293-3145 or can remain anonymous at 229-293-3091.


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