THE WALKER COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT HAS 3 IN CUSTODY, FOLLOWING AN ARMED ROBBERY IN ROSSVILLE EARLY FRIDAY MORNING.
   

THE MAPCO ON JAMES STREET IN ROSSVILLE WAS THE SCENE WHERE 5 SUSPECTS ATTEMPTED A HOLD-UP WITH A HANDGUN.  NO ONE WAS INJURED.
   

19 YEAR OLD JAMAL WARE OF LAFAYETTE, 21 YEAR OLD CORNELIUS DIXON OF TRION AND A JUVENILE WERE ARRESTED AND CHARGED WITH ARMED ROBBERY.   TWO OTHER SUSPECTS ARE STILL AT LARGE.
   

WARE AND THE JUVENILE WERE ARRESTED NEAR THE SCENE… DIXON LED LAWMEN ON A CHASE THROUGH WALKER COUNTY.  ROAD SPIKES WERE USED TO BRING THE GETAWAY CAR TO A STOP ON CAMP ROAD.   ROSSVILLE POLICE, LAFAYETTE POLICE AND WALKER SHERIFF’S DEPUTIES WERE ALL INVOLVED IN THE CHASE.