Thursday, May 18, 2017

WRPD to Participate in Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics



Release date: May 18, 2017
Event: Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Road Closures
Date/Time of Event: May 19, 2017/ approximately 6:30AM-11:30AM
Location: Perry Parkway, Houston Lake Road, Watson Boulevard 


Officers with the Warner Robins Police Department will be participating in the Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics Friday, May 19, 2017 from approximately 6:30AM until approximately 11:30AM. 

The route will begin with runners and bicyclists departing from the Houston County Courthouse in Perry at approximately 6:30AM. They will continue northbound onto Houston Lake Road.  The participants will be using the far right lane, northbound on Houston Lake Road.  Motorists are asked to use caution while driving in the area. 

The bicyclists and runners plan to pass the intersection of Houston Lake Road and Feagin Mill Road at approximately 8:45AM, and will continue to Watson Boulevard. 

The route continues eastbound on Watson Boulevard, ending at the Warner Robins Law Enforcement Center at 100 Watson Boulevard at approximately 11:30AM. Again, race participants will be occupying the far right lane, eastbound on Watson Boulevard, and motorists in the area are urged to use caution. 


For more information contact Public Information Officer Jennifer Parson at (478) 302-5417. 

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

WRPD Investigates Armed Robbery at Tobacco World

Release date: May 16, 2017 

Incident: Armed Robbery 

Date/Time of incident: May 15, 2017 

Location: Tobacco World 2991 N. Hwy 41


At approximately 11:59PM on Monday, May 16, 2017 officers responded to the Tobacco World at 2991 N. Hwy 41 in reference to an Armed Robbery. 

Three suspects described as a black males entered the store with a handgun and demanded money. They took an undisclosed amount of money and fled. 

No one was injured.

The incident is still under investigation. Anyone with additional information should contact Det. Jeff Herb at 478-302-5380 or Macon Regional Crimestoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.

Saturday, May 13, 2017

Officers Investigate Armed Robbery at Arby's



Release date: May 12, 2017 

Incident: Armed Robbery 

Date/Time of incident: May 12, 2017 

Location: Arby's 2061 Watson Boulevard


At approximately 10:44PM on Friday, May 12, 2017 officers responded to the Arby's at 2061 Watson Boulevard in reference to an Armed Robbery. 

One suspect described as a black male, dressed in black, with a black tee shirt wrapped around his head and face robbed the store with a handgun. He took an undisclosed amount of money and fled. 

No one was injured.

The incident is still under investigation. Anyone with additional information should contact Det. Nix at 478-302-5380 or Macon Regional Crimestoppers at 1-877-68CRIME. 

Friday, May 12, 2017

Officers Investigate Armed Robbery on Elberta Road



Release date: May 12, 2017 

Incident: Armed Robbery 

Date/Time of incident: May 12, 2017 

Location: Shell Station 800 Elberta Road 


At approximately 10:07AM on Friday, May 12, 2017 officers responded to the Shell Station at 800 Elberta Road in reference to an Armed Robbery. 

Two suspects, with covered faces entered the store with handguns and demanded money. They fled with an undisclosed amount of money. 

No one was injured. 

The incident is still under investigation. Anyone with additional information should contact Det. Nix at 478-302-5380 or Macon Regional Crimestoppers at 1-877-68CRIME. 

Thursday, May 11, 2017

WRPD Announces Police Week Events 2017




Release date: May 11, 2017
Event: Police Week 2017
Date/Time: May 13, 2017-May 19, 2017

The Warner Robins Police Department has several events planned for Police Week 2017. #PaintTheTownBlue all week long. 

Saturday, May 13, 2017   
Back the Blue Glow Run 
8PM Opening Ceremony
9PM Race begins
Be advised that at 9PM the east bound lanes on Watson Blvd from Davis Drive to Hwy 247 will be closed. Armed Forces Blvd to Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd will be closed and Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd to Davis Dr. will be closed during the race. 

Monday, May 15, 2017 
Fallen Officers Candlelight Vigil 7PM at Southside Baptist Church. This event is free and open to the public. The community is encouraged to attend. 

Tuesday, May 16, 2017
Law Enforcement Bowling Tournament 10AM at Gold Cup Bowling Center
LEO Spouses Night Peer Support Team Presentation 6PM at Southside Baptist Church (only open to LEO families)

Wednesday, May 17, 2017
Coffee with a Cop from 8AM-10AM at Greek Village Restaurant on Watson Boulevard
Law Enforcement Bass Fishing Tournament from safelight-3PM at Lake Sinclair

Thursday, May 18, 2017
#PrayForPolice noon at Warner Robins Police Law Enforcement Center.This event is free and open to the public. The community is encouraged to attend. 

Friday, May 19, 2017
Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics begins at 6:30AM at the Houston County Courthouse. Route will travel north on Houston Lake Road then east on Watson Boulevard ending at the Warner Robins Law Enforcement Center. 

BBQ for Blue 11:30AM-1:30PM Law Enforcement Appreciation lunch at the Farmhouse at McCullough Funeral Home 

For more information please contact Public Information Officer, Jennifer Parson at 478.302.5417 or at jparson@wrga.gov.

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Officers Investigate Family Dollar Armed Robbery


Release date: May 9, 2017

Incident: Armed Robbery 

Date/Time of incident: May 9, 2017/ approximately 12:24PM

Location: 500 Elberta Road, Family Dollar 


At approximately 12:24PM officers responded to the Family Dollar at 500 Elberta Road in reference to an Armed Robbery. 

The first suspect is described as a black male wearing cargo shorts, a gray hoodie, and dark sneakers. He also covered his face. 

The second suspect is described as a black male wearing dark colored clothing and white sneakers. 

The suspects, armed with a handgun, demanded money from the employee. An undisclosed amount of money was taken and the suspects fled. 

No one was injured. 


The incident is still under investigation. Anyone with additional information should contact Det. Mark Wright at 478-302-5380 or Macon Regional Crimestoppers at 1-877-68CRIME. 

Saturday, May 6, 2017

Officers Investigate Early Morning Homicide




Release date: May 6, 2017

Incident: Homicide 

Date/Time of incident: May 6, 2017/ approximately 4:35AM

Location: 320 Carl Vinson Parkway, Robins Landing Apartment Complex

At approximately 4:35AM on Saturday, May 6, 2017 officers responded to a shots fired call at the Robins Landing Apartment Complex at 320 Carl Vinson Parkway. 

When officers arrived they found a 23 year old Rashaan Brack with at least one gun shot wound lying in the parking lot. He was transported to Houston Medical Center where he was pronounced deceased.  

The incident is still under investigation. Anyone with additional information should contact Det. Jeff Herb at 478-302-5380 or Macon Regional Crimestoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.