Two teenagers have been charged in connection with the armed robbery of a Warner Robins man outside his home Monday night, police said.
Kendarius McKenzie, 17, and a 16-year-old male, both of Warner Robins, were each charged with party to the crime of armed robbery of Jesus Briceno, 43, outside his Jackie Boulevard home, according to a Warner Robins police news release.
Briceno was approached by four black males outside his home, with one of them brandishing a handgun and demanding money, the release stated. He handed over an undisclosed amount of money.
Responding officers caught up with the teens in the area of Stanton Circle within 10 minutes of the 9:24 p.m. incident, according to Tabitha Pugh, Warner Robins public information officer.
McKenzie was being held without bond at the Houston County jail. The 16-year-old was being held at a Regional Youth Detention Center.
Anyone with information about the armed robbery is asked to call Warner Robins police detective Meredith Edwards at (478) 929-6911 or submit information through the department’s website at wrpolice.org.