Friday, February 5, 2016

SUBJECTS WANTED FOR ARMED ROBBERY

On 2/2/16 at approximately 10:47p.m., Wise County Sheriff's Office deputies were dispatched to a reported armed robbery, of individuals, at the Comfort Inn hotel in Big Stone Gap, Virginia. Cedric D. Mitchell, age 26, from Big Stone Gap and Malcolm T. Pinkston, age 25, also from Big Stone Gap are wanted in connection to this incident. An arrest of Presley Carter, age 24, has been made for her alleged participation into the occurrence. Another individual, a juvenile, has also been charged in regards to this event.

Cedric Mitchell is described as a 25-year-old black male, height 6’02” and weight 210lbs. He is wanted for charges of robbery, enter into a dwelling place at nighttime with the intent to rob, malicious wounding, displaying a firearm in a threatening manner while committing a robbery, and possession of a firearm after being a convicted felon.

Malcolm Pinkston is described as a 24-year-old black male, height 5’10” and weight 190lbs. He is wanted for charges of robbery, enter into a dwelling place at nighttime with the intent to rob, malicious wounding, displaying a firearm in a threatening manner while committing a robbery.


The Wise County Sheriff’s Office Criminal Investigative Division is investigating this incident and any information in regards to the location of these subjects can be given at 276-328-3566 or by email at crimetips@wiseso.net or your local law enforcement agency. They are to be considered armed and dangerous.