Suspect arrested in apartment robbery, sexual assault - - Jackson, MS

Suspect arrested in apartment robbery, sexual assault

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JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Jackson Police have arrested a suspect involved in two armed robberies at a Jackson apartment complex.

The first situation occurred on Saturday at the Park at Moss Creek Apartments on Ridgewood Road when a man, armed with a hand gun, approached two people and robbed them of their belongings. One of the victims was forced into a car at gunpoint and driven to a bank and forced to withdraw money from an ATM.

On Tuesday at the same apartments, police say that a man, armed with a handgun, forced several people into an apartment and robbed them. He then sexually assaulted one member of the group.

Jackson police have identified Aburey Jones as the suspect. He's been arrested and charged with four counts of kidnapping, four counts of armed robbery of an individual and one count of sexual battery.

Jones has been booked into the holding facility.

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