Suspect arrested in armed robberies of paper vendors

Bibb Deputies have charged a 20-year-old Macon man in the armed robberies of two Telegraph vendors last month, according to a news release from the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office.

Brandon Allen Cooper of Spencer Circle is charged with two counts of armed robbery and two counts of aggravated assault, according to jail records.The Southeast Regional Fugitive Task Force arrested Cooper on Friday.

The newspaper hawkers were robbed in the Chambers Road area March 29.