Two 22-year-old men from the Birmingham area were arrested this week in connection to a robbery that happened in Auburn.
A victim called Auburn police on Tuesday, May 14 to report a robbery that had just happened at his home in the 600 block of Dekalb Street. The victim was able to give police information about the suspects and their vehicle.
Police identified Bradford Blount, 22 of Vestavia, and Dennis Elder, 22 of Birmingham, as the suspects and took them into custody. When law enforcement contacted Elder at his former residence in Auburn, they also found narcotics.
Both Blount and Elder face charges of first degree robbery and trafficking of a controlled substance. The men are being held in the Lee County Detention Center on a $150,000 bond each.
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