Affidavit: Robbery suspect pistol whipped victim

Affidavit: Robbery suspect pistol whipped victim
Jerrod Matthews is charged with first degree robbery. (Source: Montgomery County Detention Facility)

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) - A Montgomery man has been arrested on a robbery charge.

Jerrod Matthews is charged with first degree robbery. According to an arrest affidavit, the 26-year-old robbed the victim at gunpoint on July 2, and during the robbery he pistol whipped the victim.

The affidavit states the back of the victim’s head was swollen after the crime.

Matthews was booked in the Montgomery County Detention Facility on a $30,000 bond.

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