JONESBORO —  A suspected serial robber has been arrested, Clayton County police announced Sept. 22.

Deandre Agee was arrested on charges of two counts of armed robbery, one count of robbery by intimidation and one count of theft by deception.

Agee is suspected in four robberies spanning from June 14 to July 1.

Police said Agee would meet up with those looking to sell an iPhone or PlayStation on OfferUp or LetGo apps. He would meet the victims and rob them of their item and/or cash.

Clayton County police said in a release they were able to identify Agee using email records associated with the app accounts. He was picked up on Sept. 10 by police and during an interview allegedly confessed to all four robberies. When arrested, he was in possession of a Louis Vuitton mask, which victims said he wore during each robbery.

Support Local Journalism

Now, more than ever, the world needs trustworthy reporting—but good journalism isn’t free. Please support us by subscribing or making a contribution today.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Please log in, or sign up for a new, free account to read or post comments.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.