Troy Police Arrest Man for Robbery
On Tuesday October 21st the Troy Police Department arrested 21 year old Anthony Starks of Troy on Robbery 1st Degree, according to information released by Chief Jimmy Ennis.
On Tuesday October 21st at approximately 6:00pm, Troy Police Department officers responded to Senn Court on a reported Robbery. The victim stated that he had been on Aster Avenue, when Starks Robbed him at gun point. Troy Police Department Detective obtained an arrest warrant for Starks on the charge of Robbery 1st degree.
At approximately 11:30pm that same date, Troy Police Department officers were at a residence in the 400 Block of Hubbard Street looking for Starks when a Blue Mercury Grand Marquis drove by the residence. Officers had information that Starks could be riding in a vehicle matching that description. Officers made contact with the vehicle in the area of Magnolia Court and Aster Avenue, at which time Starks was found to be a passenger in the vehicle. At the time of Starks arrest, he was in possession of a black handgun and a large bag of marijuana.
Starks was transported to the Troy City Jail for processing and then moved to the Pike County Jail. Starks received a $75,000 bond on the Robbery 1st degree charge and a $7500 bond on Possession of Marijuana 1st degree.
Starks was out on bail for a previous Assault 1st degree charge at the time of this offense.
This case is still under investigation by the Troy Police Department
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