Bibb County Sheriff’s Office deputies make an arrest in connection with a Theft by Taking Auto investigation. The incident occurred at Circle K, at 6205 Zebulon Road.

On September 20, 2023, at 11:41 a.m., deputies responded to Circle K to investigate a vehicle reported stolen. It was reported by the victim that he arrived at the Circle K and saw an old friend in the parking lot. Both men greeted each other before the victim entered the store. When he returned to his work vehicle, it was gone. Deputies were able to track the vehicle to the 300 block of Bluebell Street. The victim’s old friend was discovered near the stolen vehicle. The suspect immediately fled on foot but was apprehended after a brief foot pursuit. The vehicle was returned to its owner.

The suspect was identified as twenty-eight-year-old Aubrey Randall Williams of Dry Branch. Williams was transported to the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office Law Enforcement Center. He is charged with Felony Theft by Taking Auto and Probation Violation.

If anyone has information in reference to this case, please contact the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at 478-751-7500 or Macon Regional Crime Stoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.