On Monday, November 4 at 1 pm the Dothan Police Department responded to an armed robbery of a person in the 1000 block of South Oates Street.
Upon arrival authorities determined the offense had occurred at the intersection of South Oates Street and Helen Street. Investigators with the Dothan Police Departments Violent Crimes Unit began investigating the facts surrounding the incident and have determined that no robbery had occurred. Investigators say Henry Straub made the story up because of financial hardships.
Straub has been charged with Filing a False Report. His arrest now brings this case to a close.
Fifty-year-old Henry Straub of Emmons Street was arrested and charged with Filing a False Report. A bond was set at $500.00. All persons arrested are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law.