2 arrested after failed robbery attempt in Rusk County
On Thursday at approximately 1:20 a.m., the Rusk County Sheriff’s Office dispatched deputies to US Hwy 84 West in reference to an Aggravated Robbery.
Upon arrival, the victim told deputies that 18-year-old Onisha Crushe Oliver knocked on the door of their residence stating she was having car trouble. The victim went out to help Oliver with her vehicle and as they raised the hood of the vehicle the second suspect, 19-year-old Terrance Marshawn Carter, came out from the back of the vehicle with a shotgun. Carter aimed the shotgun at the victim demanding money and jewelry. The victim told the suspects they did not have any money or jewelry.
The suspects then demanded the victim to go inside the residence, with the suspects following behind. Once the victim was inside the door of the residence they quickly slammed the door leaving the suspects outside. The suspects ran from the house, leaving their vehicle at the victim’s home.
An arrest warrant was issued on both suspects and at approximately 11:15 a.m., the suspects were sighted walking down FM 2753 in Glenfawn Community, south of Rusk County. Both suspects were arrested and transported to the Rusk County Jail.
At approximately 4:00 p.m., Justice of the Peace Precinct 5 Bob Richardson charged Terrance Marshawn Carter with aggravated robbery with bond set at $75,000, failure to ID with bond set at $1,000, and possession of marijuana, bond set at $500.
Onisha Crushe Oliver was charged with aggravated robbery with bond set at $75,000, and failure to ID, bond set at $1,000.
Both suspects remain in the Rusk County Jail.
From Rusk County Sheriff's Office