Friday, October 19, 2012

Armed Robbery and Burglary Arrest


On Wednesday, October 18, 2012 at 1:54 A.M. officers of the Warner Robins Police Department responded to 3035 Watson Boulevard (Kinetix Health Club) in reference to a robbery.

Preliminary investigation revealed a female employee found a male, identified as William Tanner Peachey (21 years old, Warner Robins), stealing money in one of the offices.  Peachey pointed a gun at the female and then fled the business on foot.  No injuries were reported.

A continuing investigation determined Peachey was staying at a local hotel where he was arrested.  

Peachey was charged with Armed Robbery, Theft By Receiving Stolen Property, and Possession of Schedule III, IV, V Controlled Substance.

Detective Carder Gravitt of the Warner Robins Police Department Criminal Investigations Division was lead investigator during this incident.  Anyone with additional information about the robbery is asked to contact Detective Gravitt at 478-929-1169.

On Wednesday, October 18th the Houston County Sheriff’s Investigators charged Peachey with multiple counts of Burglary and Entering Auto.  Investigators Cpl. George Runyon and Cpl. Patrick Lange recovered evidence linking Peachey to approximately eight residential burglaries and one entering auto case. 

Anyone with additional information is encouraged to contact Cpl. Ruyon or Cpl. Lange at 478-542-2085 or 478-542-2080.

Peachey is currently being held without bond at the Houston County Detention Center. 

Peachey’s arrest comes as a result of a cooperative effort between the Warner Robins Police Department and the Houston County Sheriff’s Office.