Martin Charged For Attempted Robbery At Lookout Valley Walmart Parking Lot

Tuesday, April 16, 2013
Robert Cody Martin
Robert Cody Martin

Detectives with the Chattanooga Police Department’s Property Crimes Unit have arrested 19-year-old Robert Cody Martin for an attempted armed robbery in the parking lot at the Lookout Valley Walmart.

In the incident Friday, police said Martin approached the victim, who was sitting inside a car in the parking lot, and pointed a handgun at her demanding money and keys to the car.

He fled the scene when he was unable to get the money or the keys.

Martin has been charged with attempted aggravated robbery for this incident and has also been charged with auto theft which stems from a separate incident that recently occurred in Chattanooga.

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