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Dunwoody Police Arrest Female Bank Robber

Dunwoody Police Arrest Female Bank Robber

DUNWOODY, GA -- On Friday, Dec. 31, Dunwoody Police officers arrested Chantel Calloway, 30, of Chamblee for robbing a Regions Bank (1457 Mount Vernon Road, 30338).

Calloway entered the bank around 11:30 a.m. that day and handed the teller a note demanding money. She was wearing a baseball cap and wig to try to disguise herself.

The suspect ran from the bank with the cash and removed her hat and wig. An officer noticed Calloway, realized that she matched the description of the robbery suspect and detained her. He took her back to the bank, where the teller positively identified her.

A Doraville K-9 Unit found Calloway's hat and wig discarded near the bank.

Anyone with additional information in the case is asked to call Detective Curtis Clifton at 678-382-6909.

Dunwoody Police Need Your Help

Dunwoody Police Need Your Help

DUNWOODY, GA -- The Dunwoody Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating an armed robber.

At approximately 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 30, the police responded to an armed robbery call at Flagstar Bank (2390 Mount Vernon Highway, Dunwoody, 30338).

A man dressed in black entered the bank and demanded money. The suspect displayed a handgun, received an unknown amount of cash from the teller and fled on foot.

The Dunwoody Police Department is currently working with the FBI on this case.

The suspect is described as a black male, 6'2" to 6'3" tall, who weighs approximately 180 to 200 pounds.

Dunwoody Police Make Robbery Arrest, Seek Second Suspect

Dunwoody Police Make Robbery Arrest, Seek Second Suspect

DUNWOODY, GA -- On Tuesday, Dec. 28, the Dunwoody Police Department arrested Maurice Patrick Hayes, 41, for a robbery that occurred outside of Wells Fargo (4570 Ashford Dunwoody Road, Dunwoody, 30346).

The victim, a 24-year-old Dunwoody resident, was approached by Hayes at the Best Buy on Hammond Drive around 2:00 p.m. Hayes offered to sell the victim a laptop computer; they then drove to Wells Fargo so that the victim could withdraw money.

Hayes ordered the victim into his van, took an undisclosed amount of cash and handed over two laptop computers. During the incident, Hayes indicated that he had a firearm in his wristband.

Hayes ordered the victim out of the van and then drove off. The victim realized that the computers were fake and called 911.

Hayes was charged with felony Robbery and is currently being held at the DeKalb County Jail.

A warrant has been issued for Carl Johnson, who was with Hayes at the time of the incident.

Dunwoody Police Need Your Help

Dunwoody Police Need Your Help

DUNWOODY, GA -- On Tuesday, Dec. 21 at approximately 10:45 a.m., the Dunwoody Police Department and the FBI responded to an armed robbery at BestBank (4498 Chamblee Dunwoody Road, Dunwoody, 30338).

Bank employees said a suspect approached the counter, brandished a handgun and demanded money. Upon arrival, officers discovered the suspect had fled on foot toward Cotillion Drive with an undetermined amount of cash.

Dunwoody detectives are actively working with the FBI in regards to the robbery. The same suspect may be involved in three additional bank robberies in the Metro Atlanta area.

The suspect is described as a black male, approximately 6'2" to 6'4" and 220 to 250 pounds, who was wearing all black clothing at the time of the robbery.

Acting DeKalb County DA Sworn In, Today

Decatur, GA –Javoyne Hicks White has been sworn in as the acting DeKalb County, Georgia district attorney. She assumed the job on Sept. 3, 2010.  

“I look forward to serving as acting district attorney,” said Hicks White. “DeKalb County citizens can rest assured that our office’s talented and committed lawyers and support personnel will continue to provide them with the same level of service they have received during the past five and one-half years.”

Hicks White was one of two existing chief assistant district attorneys who reported to District Attorney Gwen Keyes Fleming. She recently accepted a position as a regional district administrator for the federal Environmental Protection Agency.