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Springfield Armed Robbery Leads to One Arrest


libertySPRINGFIELD (WGGB) – One man is behind bars, while another remains at large after an early morning robbery.

Springfield Police say two men robbed a group of pedestrians, one man and two women, just after 3 am Saturday on Liberty Street, then fled the scene. Police were able to apprehend Carlos Jimenez, while the other man managed to elude capture.

Jimenez was charged with armed robbery, assault with a dangerous weapon, resisting arrest and assault and battery on a police officer. The other suspect is described as a white male wearing a black hoodie with stripes down the sides.

One victim did sustain minor injuries.

If you have any information regarding the second suspect, you’re asked to call Springfield Police.


  • chance68

    Hmmmm..Rivera, Santiago, Colon??? Has to be these type of names. They top the crime charts with 85% of the crap going down here.

  • jeffb

    I think if you are a victim and don’t cooperate u should get thrown in jail

  • Mjmedina

    I think ignorance is the main problem in this world.. Colon santiago rodriguez rivera etc.. Is not the issue here.. White folksare the problem they never fight back.lol I hope they catch the guy & charge him and keep him in jail.

    • chance68

      Ignorance??? Carlos Jimenez .. my guess was pretty close wasn’t it. And white folks don’t fight back? You my amigo are the ignorant one. We have been fighting and winning.. unlike you cowards who have to go in pairs or 3′s to do the dirty work. I really hope a couple of you start something up with me my loved ones and my 357.

  • Mjmedina

    I think ignorance is the main problem in this world.. Colon santiago rodriguez rivera etc.. Is not the issue here.. White folksare the problem they never fight back.lol I hope they catch the guy & charge him and keep him and his buddy locked up or else they be in crime files..jejej

  • Mjmedina

    @Jeffb I think u commented on the wrong news article. State street shooting is above^