Robbery suspect arrested


Decatur – Just one day after asking for help, Decatur Police arrest the suspect in a robbery.


Police asked for the public's help in identifying 22 year old Jesse Newman, who robbed a woman at Walgreens at 1311 North Route 48, in Decatur last Friday.  Newman was arrested, and is now in the Macon County jail.


The Decatur Police Department wishes to thank the public for their help in this investigation.  This is a good example of how a collaborative effort between the public and the police department can lead to successful investigations of crimes in our community.

Current Conditions
  • Current Events