Suspect arrested in robbery at Circle K in Rossville
Updated: Feb 28, 2019
On Thursday February 28, 2019 at approx. 12:30P.M., Walker County Detectives, along with Fort Oglethorpe Police Department, executed an arrest warrant and a search warrant at 304 Oglethorpe Ridge Apartments. Joshua Calvin Russell, age 31, was taken into custody and charged with armed robbery in the Wednesday morning February 27th robbery of the Circle K located in Rossville, GA. Additional charges are pending.
At 1AM, February 27, 2019 a white male approx. 30 years of age, height 5 foot 10 inches, approx. 200 lbs entered the Circle K convenience store at the intersection of Mcfarland Ave and Mission Ridge Road Rossville Ga. The suspect entered the store carrying a pipe and threatened the store clerk. The suspect took money, cigarettes and the store clark's cell phone. The suspect left the store walking towards Mcfarland Ave towards the railroad tracks. Anyone with info on the identification of this subject is asked to contact detective Zach Simpson 706-638-1909 ext 1270