Thursday, December 11, 2014

Cypress Lake robbers convicted

Rankin-Madison District Attorney Michael Guest issued the following press release:

Four Men Convicted of Following a couple Home and Robbing
Them at their Home in Madison

                Madison and Rankin Counties’ District Attorney Michael Guest announced today that following a two day trial, Juantez D. McDonald was convicted of two counts of armed robbery.  McDonald failed to appear on the day of trial and was tried in his absence.  McDonald has not been sentenced and he is currently a fugitive from justice. 

Three other individuals who participated in the robbery entered pleas of guilty prior to McDonald’s trial and agreed to testify against McDonald.  The three defendants were:  Drodriquez Lamond Williams, DeWayne Eugene Mannery and Harvea L. Motallebi.  Williams pled guilty to two counts of robbery and one count of felony evasion.  Mannery and Motallebi pled guilty to two counts of armed robbery.  All three were sentenced to 30 years in prison, with fifteen years suspended. 

            On May 5, 2014, the Madison Police Department responded to a 911 call in the Cypress Lake Subdivision regarding two individuals who were robbed at gunpoint in their garage.  The gunmen stole an iPhone, cash and a wallet from the couple.  The couple, who own King Buffett, were followed home from work after the robbers watched them leave the restaurant. 

            When the Madison Police Department arrived they observed a white car approaching the gate of the subdivision at a high rate of speed.  As the vehicle came through the gate and officers pulled their weapons and ordered the individuals in the car to stop.  The vehicle came to a stop, but before officers could remove the four suspects from the vehicle, the car sped away, almost hitting the officers. 

 A chase began on Highland Colony Parkway that took them through Madison, Ridgeland and Jackson neighborhoods before being called off due to the dangerous nature of the pursuit.  However, officers were able to obtain a license plate number of the car and traced the vehicle to Drodriquez Williams who lived in Jackson. 

            Williams was later arrested and questioned by law enforcement.  He admitted he was involved in the robbery and told police the names of the other three individuals that were with him.  The victims were then shown a photo lineup and were able to pick the defendants out of the lineup.  Police also lifted prints from William’s car which placed the defendants recently in the vehicle.

            Guest stated, “Working with law enforcement, we have been able to remove three very dangerous criminals from our streets, and once McDonald is apprehended he will also call prison home.  We are confident these arrests and convictions have helped break-up a ring of armed robbers who were targeting foreign nationals.  These defendants are suspects in other cases similar to this one in the metro area.”

            Guest concluded, “The Madison Police Department did an outstanding job in every area of this case and should be applauded for their efforts.  We are blessed to have such outstanding men and women who place their lives in jeopardy to protect us from dangerous criminals like these.”

District Attorney Michael Guest was sworn into office in January 2008 and represents the Twentieth Judicial District, Madison and Rankin Counties.  For more information regarding the District Attorney’s office, please visit


Name:                          Harvea Motallebi                    
Address:                      3548 Ingersol, Jackson           
Date of Birth:               9-6-91

Name:                          DeWayne Mannery
Address:                      1331 Diane Drive, Jackson     
Date of Birth:               4-28-96

Name:                          Juantez McDonald
Address:                      28 Wistera Court, Jackson
Date of Birth:               7-28-96

Name:                          Drodriquez Williams
Address:                      615 Benning Road, Jackson
Date of Birth:               5-5-92

Kingfish note: Arrested last summer.  Convicted before year is over. 


Anonymous said...

Night night, keep your b***hole tight.

Anonymous said...


"Law enforcement is on alert for a car with a possible dead child inside.

A Millersville police officer pulled over a vehicle on Interstate 65 Wednesday afternoon for a registration violation.

The driver presented a Saudi driver's license and told the officer his child was dead in the trunk and he wanted to bury him in accordance with his Muslim faith.

The officer then asked to see the child, but the driver refused and told him that was against his religion. The officer let the driver go and reported it to his superiors.

"The new officer didn't want to interfere with the Muslim burial ceremony," Millersville Police Chief David Hindman said. "Didn't want to cause a scene in the midst of a mourning."

Hindman said he would have done things differently if someone had told him there was a dead child in the trunk."

Anonymous said...

Expect the South Jackson redneck, rube ass John Reeves to be quoted in the paper tomorrow, as he begs for attention and being branded as the Buford Pusser of Cypress Lake.

Anonymous said...


Why is forced male sexual enslavement always an appropriate punishment, better question... Why are you so obsessed with it?

Anonymous said...


I lived in this neighborhood when this happened. About two weeks before, I was gone and my roommate called and said our power box had been messed with and someone had cut our power on a Saturday when I was out of town. The police came and said "it was just kids pulling a prank" and they'd done it all over the neighborhood. My roommate apparently was fine with this and didn't question it, but it pissed me off because I knew they didn't even look into it. As stated, two weeks later, that happened.

At the time, I was pissed about how they chased the people. There's an entrance and an exit and a median in between. Why the police didn't simply block the exit with their car still makes no sense to me. Then they followed them until they hit their jurisdiction and turned around (what was reported) then). Now, I'm glad they got the license and were able to catch the others, but at the time I was worried they would only catch the one.

Glad they caught them (really), but do wish for a better response next time from Madison PD. Giving someone a generic excuse like, "it was a bunch of kids" (and it may have been, but the point is they didn't look into it) is not good enough.

Anonymous said...

@ 11:21

Ask Dave Chappelle

Anonymous said...

@ 6:59

Roomate? They allow rental property in Madison county? Who'd a thunk it?

Anonymous said...

8:22....can you spell "partners"?

Anonymous said...

No. I was in school at UMC and lived with a friend that owns a house in the neighborhood. Not "partners", just a better deal than paying $900 to rent some apt. and praying to sublease it when I was doing rotations.

It's a common practice, believe it or not. I saved money, lived in a gated community, and didn't worry about subleasing or my stuff when gone while I essentially helped to pay that person's mortgage and split the utilities. Quick commute, too.

Gotta 10-19, Barn? said...

Guest commends Madison PD for excellent work? Not having the foresite to block the path of a stopped vehicle full of people (speeding away)? Approaching a car only to have it speed off? That's excellent police work? There are usually nine cars involved in every Madison 'roll em'. Where were the other eight during this 'excellent work'?

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