1 arrested, 1 sought in attempted armed robbery

Published 12:51 pm Monday, January 3, 2022

One man has been arrested and another is sought in a weekend attempted armed robbery in Brookhaven.

Police have taken into custody Octavian “Tate” Letrell Culver, 18, of 219 Wood St.

Culver has been charged with felony motor vehicle taking and attempted armed robbery.

Officers are seeking assistance from friends and family to locate and apprehend Tyree “Flip” Martell Collins, who is also wanted for the same offenses.
“We are asking for them to turn themselves in,” said Brookhaven Police Chief Kenneth Collins via Facebook. “If you do adult crimes you are going to do adult time.”

Anyone with information is asked to call the police department at 601-833-2424 or 911.