STARKVILLE, Miss. -- An arrest was finally made after a string of armed robberies targeting pizza delivery drivers in the Starkville area. Carlo Shepard was arrested Tuesday in Aberdeen charged with three counts of aggravated assault. Those robberies occurred Oct. 20 and Nov. 4.
In the robberies delivery drivers were called to deliver pizzas to a secluded area and robbed at gunpoint of their pizza, money, and cellphones. Carlo is in jail on a $45,000 bond, and police say they are still looking for an accomplice.