11:46 PM Armed Robbery Reported Dollar General In CowartsRickey Stokes
Posted by: RStokes
Date: Feb 14 2021 11:58 PM
COWARTS: At about 9:50 PM, give or take a few, Houston County Sheriff 911 dispatched Houston County Sheriff Deputies to the Dollar General, Highway 84 East and Eddins Road.
The call was an armed robbery, a mention of a shooting and then changed to shots fired.
Houston County Sheriff Captain Donovan Arias and Criminal Investigation Lieutenant Anthony Hatcher responded.
All of the details are not known. No one is reported to have been physically injured. Captain Arias and Lt. Hatcher are in charge of the investigation.
Tonight's Patrol Shift is under the command of Lt. Reichert. He runs a tight shift and on top of things. The patrol shift was on top of the call and in the area quickly when the call was dispatched.
Houston County Sheriff Department has four good patrol shift squads. Where the real boots are on the ground. The day shift patrol commanders are Lt. Tony Turner and Lt. Tracy Ward. The night shift commanders are Lt. Reichert and Lt. Simmons.
The four patrol commanders do a great job in protecting and serving the citizens of Houston County.