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Couple arrested in robbery and assault of 78 year old man

After three different incidents where the same victim was robbed and beaten, Thomasville Police said they have made an arrest. (Source:Thomas County Jail) After three different incidents where the same victim was robbed and beaten, Thomasville Police said they have made an arrest. (Source:Thomas County Jail)
" Particularly during the night time hours, of course he was afraid. These individuals were obviously targeting him, coming out of a wooded area where he couldn't see them until they were right up on him," said Capt. Maurice Holmes. (Source:WALB) " Particularly during the night time hours, of course he was afraid. These individuals were obviously targeting him, coming out of a wooded area where he couldn't see them until they were right up on him," said Capt. Maurice Holmes. (Source:WALB)
THOMASVILLE, GA (WALB) -

After three different incidents where the same victim was robbed and beaten, Thomasville Police said they have made an arrest.

Malcom Bryant and Shanequa Richardson were arrested Thursday evening.

Investigators said they robbed a 78 year old man three times.

According to a report during the robberies the victim was severely beaten.

Police said he has lived in fear since October.

" Particularly during the night time hours, of course he was afraid. These individuals were obviously targeting him, coming out of a wooded area where he couldn't see them until they were right up on him," said Capt. Maurice Holmes.

Both Bryant and Richardson are charged with robbery and elderly abuse.

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