November 17, 2017 10:04:41 AM
Two Brandon men are in jail after an attempted Wednesday morning armed robbery in the Cotton District.
According to a Starkville Police Department press release, officers arrested 21-year-old Karter Bounds, of Brandon, on suspicion of attempted armed robbery and possession of a stolen firearm. Bounds was arrested after an attempted robbery during the early hours of Wednesday morning on Holtsinger Avenue.
SPD Public Information Officer Brandon Lovelady said the incident occurred at a residence. He said no injuries were reported.
Police arrested 19-year-old D'Kerius McCoy, also of Brandon, on suspicion of attempted armed robbery.
Bounds and McCoy were booked into the Oktibbeha County Jail, on a $75,000 and $50,000 bond, respectively. Both men have bonded out, according to jail personnel.
Bounds' initial municipal court appearance is set for Dec. 14, while McCoy's is set for Dec. 18.
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