Suspect in Montgomery armed robbery arrested

Suspect in Montgomery armed robbery arrested
Gerrod Pierre Scott-Powell (Source: Montgomery County Detention Facility)

MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WSFA) - An armed robbery suspect has been arrested, according to the Montgomery Police Department.

Gerrod Pierre Scott-Powell, 22, is charged with with first-degree robbery in connection to a Tuesday night incident in the 2800 block of Shenandoah Drive. That’s near Virginia Loop Road.

Police said they spoke with the victim shortlyl after 9 p.m. and were told the suspect pulled a weapon and robbed the victim of property and a vehicle.

The vehicle has since been recovered. Police say the victim was not injured.

Scott-Powell was identified as the suspect and arrested. He’s now being held at the Montgomery County Detention Facility on a bond of $40,000.

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