Warner Robins police arrest man during motel robbery attempt


WARNER ROBINS, Georgia (41NBC/WMGT) – Warner Robins police arrested a man within minutes of hearing about a robbery attempt at a motel Wednesday afternoon.

The Warner Robins Police Department says 23-year-old James Dea’Quon Staton, of Warner Robins was taken into custody around 2 p.m. at the America’s Best Value Inn on Watson Blvd.

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Police say they got the call of a robbery attempt around 1:53 p.m. and had officers on scene at 1:55 p.m. Staton was inside an office at the motel taking money from a register. He was unarmed.

Staton is charged with Burglary and was taken to the Houston County Jail in Perry.