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BREAKING NEWS: Woman charged with armed robbery
Vakeesa Taylor Carson
Friday, February 21, 2014
A Fieldale man was assaulted Friday during an alleged robbery at his home, and a Collinsville woman has been charged in the incident, according to a Henry County Sheriff’s Office release.
Around 1:37 p.m. Friday, the the Martinsville/Henry County 911 Center received a call of a home invasion robbery that occurred at a residence in the 2000 block of Dogwood Lane in Fieldale, the release stated.
The victim, Timothy James Daniel, 58, of the same address, received injuries to his head and face in the incident, the release stated.
He was taken to Memorial Hospital in Martinsville where he was being treated for non-life threatening injuries, the release added.
Vakeesa Taylor Carson, 38, of 549 Miles Road Collinsville, was charged with armed robbery, a felony, the release stated. She is being held in the Henry County Jail without bond.
Anyone with information pertaining to this investigation is asked to contact the Henry County Sheriff’s Office at 638-8751 or the Crimestoppers Program at 632-7463.
Crimestoppers offers rewards up to $1,000 for information related to crime. The nature of the crime and the substance of the information determine the amount of reward paid.