FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Release No. 5
January 4, 2012,
4:50 P.M., CDT
Contact: Sergeant Johnny Williams
Public Information Officer
Telephone No. (205) 254-1708
Robbery Investigation Update
The Birmingham Police Department reports that detectives have arrested and charged a suspect in connection with a robbery of a financial institution. The robbery occurred just before
3:00 p.m. on Friday, December 30, 2011 at the Region’s Bank on 19th Street and University Boulevard. The BPD Crime Reduction
Team located the suspect in the Woodlawn neighborhood and took the suspect into custody without incident.
The suspect has been identified as:
Carlos Joyner, B/M, 53, of Birmingham, Alabama. A Robbery 1st degree warrant
with a $60,000.00 bond has been obtained against the suspect.
A photo of the suspect may be obtained at the B.P.D. Headquarters, located at 1710 1st Avenue North.
Refer to media release #235 of 2011 for additional information on this case.