The Tallahassee Police Department has reported that a Tallahassee Memorial Hospital worker was assaulted by four teenagers while walking to work at 5:30 a.m. on Thursday, January 19th.
The suspects were apprehended just before 8:30 a.m. after a brief pursuit at the intersection of Dade and Brewer Streets.
The TPD incident report is provided below.
2023-00011249 / Strong Arm Robbery with Auto Theft / Miccosukee Road and Magnolia Drive / 5:28 AM (Jan. 19)
The victim, an adult female, parked her vehicle in a TMH parking lot behind Walgreens, located at 1202 Magnolia Drive, and was approached by a young male, believed to be a juvenile, who asked for the time. A witness reported the suspect was with three others who were loitering in the area.
The victim locked her vehicle and began walking across the road at which time the group began following her. The victim was subsequently struck by at least one suspect as the others attempted to steal her purse and keys. The victim resisted their efforts, but was ultimately pushed to the ground and struck her head on the concrete. She sustained a serious but non-life threatening injury as a result of the fall.
The suspects drove off in the vehicle and were spotted a short time later by patrol officers. There was a brief pursuit before the car was stopped at the intersection of Dade and Brewer Streets, just before 8:30 a.m. Four juveniles were arrested in connection with this incident.
Neveah Brown , 13, for trespassing in a conveyance, grand theft auto, battery on a victim over 65 years of age and carjacking.
Azari Murphy 13, for grand theft auto, battery on a victim over 65 years of age and carjacking.
Ashton Ragland 15, for trespassing in a conveyance, grand theft auto, battery on a victim over 65 years of age and carjacking
Jewelion Yarbrough, 15 for trespassing in a conveyance, grand theft auto, battery on a victim over 65 years of age and carjacking.