Renova man faces life in prison for armed robbery

Renova man faces life in prison for armed robbery

RENOVA, MS - This is a news release from the Mississippi Attorney General's Office.

Ramon Wesley, 24, of Renova, has been arrested and charged with one count of Armed Robbery, announced Attorney General Jim Hood.

Wesley turned himself in to the Bolivar County Sheriff's Department yesterday following an indictment by a Bolivar County Grand Jury. On August 4, 2014, Wesley allegedly robbed a Dollar General Store in Cleveland.

Wesley was released late Wednesday on a $50,000 bond. If convicted, Wesley faces up to life behind bars. As with all cases, the defendant is presumed innocent until proven guilty beyond a reasonable doubt in a court of law.

The case is being investigated by Russell Frazier and will be prosecuted by Assistant Attorney General Stanley Alexander of the Attorney General's Public Integrity Division.

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