Teen charged with another armed robbery of an elderly woman


SAVANNAH, Ga. (WSAV) – A teen arrested for the October 9 armed robbery of a 70-year-old woman now faces additional charges.

According to the Savannah-Chatham Metropolitan Police Department, 16-year-old Joseph Ramsey was charged with another armed robbery that occurred the same day.

SCMPD says an elderly woman was putting books in the library drop box by the Savannah Mall around noon when she turned to find a Ramsey with a gun, demanding her car keys. He left with her vehicle.

Ramsey was charged as an adult with armed robbery, hijacking a motor vehicle and intimidating an elder on Monday, Dec. 4.

He was charged in October with armed robbery and cruelty to someone older than 65.

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