SUSPECT ARRESTED IN CONNECTION TO ARMED ROBBERY;
WCSO STILL SEEKING INFORMATION ON TWO SUSPECTS
For Immediate Release
October 31, 2016
DeFuniak Springs, Fla— One of three suspects wanted in reference to an armed robbery in DeFuniak Springs is behind bars.
Shaun Tiyahri Key, 20, was arrested without incident Monday morning following an investigation into an armed robbery that occurred on October 27th. Deputies responded to Wilderness Trace and spoke with the victim who stated he was forced into a green 4-door sedan with chrome rims. The vehicle was initially thought to be a Chevy Malibu, but later identified as an Impala. The victim said he was robbed at gunpoint of his money and jewelry. Both the victim and witnesses in the area told deputies the suspects fired several shots before leaving the area.
The initial investigation identified just two suspects, but later revealed a third party was involved. Key was that third party and a warrant was issued for his arrest. He was arrested and booked into the Walton County Jail for armed robbery and grand theft.
Walton County Sheriff’s Office is still seeking information on the whereabouts of Lucas Lorenzo Williams, 31, of Pensacola. A third suspect is still in the process of being identified by investigators. If you have any information about this incident you’re asked to call the Walton County Sheriff’s Office at (850)-892-8111 or you can remain anonymous by calling Emerald Coast Crime Stoppers at (850) 863-TIPS. Submit a web tip at www.emeraldcoastcrimestoppers.com or send a mobile tip using the P3 Tips Mobile Application.
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