FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Release No. 14 Tuesday,
January 24, 2012,
2:56 P.M., CDT
Contact: Sergeant Johnny Williams
Public Information Officer
Telephone No. (205) 254-1708
Robbery Investigation Arrest
The Birmingham Police Department reports that detectives have arrested and charged a suspect in connection with 5 robbery investigations. The suspect was identified in three business robberies. Those
robberies were Popeye’s on 11th Court west, Shell Station on 4th Avenue North, and the Exxon Station on Graymont. The suspect was identified in two robberies of persons including the robbery and Attempted Murder in the
Phoenix building on 2nd Avenue North. All robberies occurred during the month of January 2012. North Precinct officers took the suspect into custody in the 700 block of Graymont on Saturday,
January 21, 2012.
The suspect has been identified as: Samuel Fluker, B/M, 25, of Birmingham, Alabama. Five (5) Robbery 1st degree warrants have been obtained against the suspect. An Attempted Murder warrant has also
been obtained against the suspect. Bonds on all charges total $540,000.00.
The suspect is in the custody of the Jefferson county jail.
A photo of the suspect may be obtained at the B.P.D. Headquarters, located at 1710 1st Avenue North.