December 15, 2011

News Release

For Immediate Release

Robbery Suspect Arrested

The Springfield Police Department has made an arrest in a robbery investigation that occurred on 12/02/2011, near the Macy’s Store, located at the Battlefield Mall. The suspect, identified as Justin M. Feldman, W/M, Dob 09/20/1984, was arrested and booked into the Greene County jail.

During the course of the investigation, photographs of the suspects involved were released to various media outlets in the Springfield, Mo. area, in an effort to identify the suspects. The SPD received multiple responses identifying Feldman as the primary suspect.

Last night the Aurora Police Department contacted the SPD, and advised that they had received information on the suspects involved in the incident. The Aurora Police Department was able to locate the suspects in the city of Aurora. SPD detectives responded to Aurora, and later spoke with the suspects.

As a result of the investigation, Feldman was arrested and booked into the Greene County jail for Second Degree Robbery. Charges are expected to be filed with the Greene County Prosecutor’s Office later today.

“The charges announced herein are merely accusations and the defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty”

SPD Case Number: 11-52139
Media Contact: Officer David T. Snider, phone: 417-864-1786
Release authorized by: Lieutenant David Millsap

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Springfield Police Department

Headquarters: 321 E. Chestnut Expy., Springfield, MO 65802
South District Station: 2620 W. Battlefield Rd., Springfield, MO 65807
417-864-1810 •