John Paul Stacy
Cadiz Police have arrested one man charged with robbing a juvenile Friday and are actively seeking another suspect.
A news release says 18-year old Deonte “T.C.” Byers of 916 Buffalo Road, Cadiz was arrested just before 2:30 Saturday morning and charged with 1st degree robbery, 2nd degree assault and tampering with evidence.
Police continue to search for 21-year old Joshua Paul Stacy of Martindale St, Cadiz. Warrants for robbery and assault are on file for Stacy’s arrest.
A 13-year old male told officers Stacy and Byers assaulted him in the parking lot of East Cadiz Baptist Church on 3rd St. around 8:40pm Friday. The boy sustained a broken nose and minor cuts in the attack. He was treated and released from Trigg County Hospital.
Sgt. Richard Martin of the Cadiz Police Department is the lead investigator and police believe Stacy is hiding somewhere in the area. Anyone knowing his whereabouts is asked to call 522-8369.