Bibb County Sheriff’s Deputies answered a call of a personal armed robbery at Zaxby’s Restaurant located at 910 Riverside Drive just before 8:00 p.m. Friday night. It was reported that a black male, later identified as 21 year old Michael Little of Stuart Florida, approached the first victim and asked to use his cell phone. After the victim told him no, Little punched the victim in the face and attempted to take his phone. Little also attempted to take another victims phone at the same location. Same thing occurred with this victim. Little punched him and attempted to take his phone.
The third victim also came out of Zaxby’s and told deputies that the suspect also punched him in the face and did take his cell phone as he was near College Hill. While talking with the victims at the scene, an employee at Zaxby’s pointed out the suspect to deputies as the suspect was across the street near the Checkers Restaurant. Little was caught and arrested. While arresting Little he was attempting to resist arrest.
Michael Little was charged with armed robbery, attempted armed robbery and simple battery on a law enforcement officer. He was transported to the Bibb County Law Enforcement Center where he is currently being held. All of the victims were checked for their injuries.
Anyone with information about this incident is urged to call the Bibb County Sheriff’s Office at 478-751-7500 and ask for the on-call investigator, or call Macon Regional Crimestoppers at 1-877-68CRIME.