Robbery Suspect Arrested
An arrest has been made in the Dollar General robbery case in Sylacauga. The Sylacauga Police Department arrested 20-year-old Christopher Tompkins from Wilsonville, for 1st Degree Robbery. The robbery occurred June 20th at approximately 10:30 PM, at the Dollar General located at 1275 Talladega Highway in Sylacauga. Tompkins was arrested earlier this week and transported to the Talladega County Jail. The bond in the case was set at $50,000 dollars. 1st Degree Robbery is a Class A felony and if found guilty may carry a sentence of 10 to 99 years in prison.