MPD Arrests Two in Acme Plaza Attack

Meridian police announced two arrests in an armed robbery and assault on a Meridian business owner.

Officials say 18-year-old Robert Reed and Antonio D. Williams, 13, are charged with armed robbery and aggravated assault for an incident Jan. 22, 2013.

A store owner was robbed and shot as he walked to his vehicle in the parking lot outside his business.

Reed was also charged with directing or causing a felony to be committed by a person under the age of 17. His total bond was set at $600,000. Williams' bond is $500,000.

Police say more felony charges are pending for Reed from unrelated cases.

Robert Reed
Antonio Williams