Man allegedly robbed while trying to buy Masters tickets

By: Staff Email
By: Staff Email

April 1, 2010

AUGUSTA---Investigators are looking for a man accused of robbing a Smyrna man who says he was trying to purchase Masters tickets.

According to the incident report, the victim told officers that he agreed to meet with a man at 3745 Wheeler road to buy the 8 tickets. When the two met, the victim said the man pulled out a handgun and demanded the money. The victim told officers the man took 14,000 dollars in cash.

Investigators brought out the K-9 unit to look for the man, but were unable to find him.


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  • by 1 CALL THAT'S ALL Location: ON YOUR SIDE on Apr 3, 2010 at 08:22 AM
    THAT WOULD BE $1750 PER BADGE. THAT SHOULD HAVE BEEN A GOOD CLUE, TOO CHEAP.
  • by Rick R Location: Augusta on Apr 2, 2010 at 05:13 PM
    Welcome to Augusta.
  • by wow Location: ga on Apr 2, 2010 at 12:19 PM
    Wow! Can you say dumb!
  • by me Location: here on Apr 1, 2010 at 03:55 PM
    What idiot walks around with $14,000 in his pocket??
  • by Stacy Location: Augusta, GA on Apr 1, 2010 at 03:30 PM
    WOW! Carrying around $14,000 anywhere will get you robbed! How stupid can you be, and if it was a legal dealing than the person should have gotten a certified check to protect himself! Can we say stupid!
  • by Rebecca Location: Augusta on Apr 1, 2010 at 02:56 PM
    what an idiot
  • by cathy Location: Aiken on Apr 1, 2010 at 02:34 PM
    She should have done this kind of exchange with a police office present, you can trust people these days. Especially not with $14000.00
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