DOTHAN, Ala (WDHN) — According to DPD, six suspects have been arrested in the Saturday assault of a Dothan juvenile.
According to DPD, Investigators were able to identify all juveniles involved and six of them have been charged with robbery in the second degree. The juveniles were turned over to the Southeast Alabama Diversion Center. One juvenile who is not from Dothan has been identified as well and is currently being sought.
On Saturday night patrol officers were dispatched to the Dothan Pavilion Shopping Center, in the area of AMC Theaters, in reference to a disturbance involving multiple juveniles.
Upon arrival, it was determined that a juvenile had been physically assaulted by a group of additional juveniles and had a piece of jewelry stolen during the assault.
This incident occurred in the parking lot and did not involve any of the businesses.
The rescue team was called to the scene and the victim was treated for minor physical injuries.
Anyone with information on this case is urged to contact the Dothan Police Department at (334) 615-3000.
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