Burglary, Robbery & Assault Arrest

February 25, 2014

On Tuesday, February 25, 2014 the Auburn Police Division arrested Justin C. Gold, age 19 and Justin M. Clark, age 20 both of Auburn on felony warrants charging them each with burglary second degree, robbery second degree and assault third degree.


At approximately 3:35 a.m. Tuesday morning police responded to a report of glass breaking near a residence in the 400 block of N. Dean Road.  When officers arrived on the scene they were met by the victim and informed that unknown suspect(s) broke a window at his residence, afterwhich they entered his home where he was asleep inside.  One of the suspects assaulted him, while others rummaged through the residence.  The suspects fled before retrieving any property; the resident received minor injuries.


An investigation into the incident was initiated by the Auburn Police Division.  It was discovered that at least one of the suspects possibly cut themselves at the scene.  Justin Gold and Justin Clark were later located by Police at East Alabama Medical Center. Further investigation by police determined that both Gold and Clark were involved in the burglary, robbery and assault of the victim at which point they were taken into custody.  The investigation remains ongoing and addition arrests and charges are expected.


Both Gold and Clark were transported to the Lee County Detention Facility where their bonds were set at $130,000 each.