Subscribe Register Login

Tuesday, July 29, 2014, 4:22 p.m.
Top Picks - Arkansas Daily Deal

NLR man arrested in armed robbery of woman

By Gavin Lesnick

This article was published June 16, 2014 at 8:10 a.m.

Michael Otis Robertson

Arrested in Pulaski County, AR on June 15, 2014

A 30-year-old North Little Rock man is accused of pointing a gun at a woman and then making off with her cellphone.

Michael Robertson was arrested Saturday night in North Little Rock on a charge of aggravated robbery.

The victim reported a man wearing all black who went by the nickname "Smoke" approached her in the 1600 block of Walnut Street, took her phone, pointed a revolver at her and her friend, and said "he was gonna shoot somebody," North Little Rock police wrote in a report.

Witnesses directed investigators to an alley that led to nearby Cedar Street, where Robertson was found. The victim and the witness positively identified him as the robber, the report said, and police found a gun and the victim's cellphone in the alley.

Police added that Robertson matched the description provided by the victim and that he "identified his nickname as 'Smoke' in front of officers."

A Tuesday court date is set for Robertson.

Comments on: NLR man arrested in armed robbery of woman

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

Subscribe Register Login

You must login to make comments.

Displaying 1 - 2 of 2 total comments

SRBROTHERINLAW says... June 16, 2014 at 12:37 p.m.

"SMOKE" OUGHTA DO A LITTLE TIME TO PUT OUT THE FIRE.

( | suggest removal )

SUPERDUTY says... June 16, 2014 at 1:31 p.m.

Go to prison, bend over, and get SMOKED!!!!!!!!!

( | suggest removal )

  • page
  • 1
Click here to make a comment

To report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our online managers. Read our Terms of Use policy.

TOP JOBS

  • Direct care positi

    timber ridgeons Benton, ARProvide support to individuals, in...
    BENTON, AR

  • Ur specialist super.

    UR Specialist Supervisor Immediate OpeningFull-time: 8am-5pm...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Warehouse clerk- for lighting

    maintenance company Monday thru Friday, early morning hours...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Library assistant

    library assistant ii-Youth ProgrammerFull-time public servic...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

  • Dental assistant

    dental hygienist in Dr. Kevin Jones WLR office, 2 days a wee...
    LITTLE ROCK, AR

Search 892 jobs >

Top Picks - Arkansas Daily Deal
Arkansas Online