On September 7, 2016, the DeKalb Police responded to the 700 Block of Regent Drive in reference to an Armed Robbery. The victim reported that two individuals entered his residence with the intent to purchase cannabis. The suspects, while armed with a gun, robbed the victim(s) of their cell phones and cannabis.
The suspects in this case have been identified as Robert Harrison and Tavish Johnson. Arrest warrants were issued for Tavish Johnson and Robert Harrison for the offense of Armed Robbery.
On September 20, 2016, the DeKalb Police Department responded to the 900 Block of Fotis Drive in reference to a Home Invasion. The victim, entered his apartment, when he was attacked by two males armed with a gun. The victim was struck with the gun, threatened, tied up and placed into a closet. Once the victim’s roommate returned home, he was tied up and placed into the closet. The suspects stole the victim’s money, cell phones, television, laptop computer and the victim’s car. The stolen car was later recovered, unoccupied, in the 800 block of Hillcrest Drive in DeKalb. The victims did not sustain serious injuries.
The suspects in this case have been identified as Robert Harrison and Tavish Johnson. Arrest warrants were issued for Tavish Johnson and Robert Harrison for the offense of Home Invasion and Armed Robbery.
On October 4, 2016, with the assistance of Chicago/Great Lakes Fugitive Apprehension Unit, Tavish Johnson was arrested in Chicago. Tavish Johnson is a 26 year old male from Chicago. Robert Harrison is currently wanted for Home Invasion/Armed Robbery and should be considered ARMED AND DANGEROUS. Harrison’s bond is set at $600,000 dollars, 10% to apply.
Robert Harrison is a 26 year old male from Chicago/DeKalb.
Robert Harrison and Tavish Johnson are suspects in several other investigations. The DeKalb Police Department would encourage anyone having information regarding these individuals to contact our Detective Division, Crime Stoppers, or utilize “I Watch” app on your smart phone if you have any information.
The contents of this press release are based upon the best information available to the DeKalb Police Department. The statements regarding the conduct of any person identified above are allegations until affirmatively proven in Court. All persons are presumed innocent until proven guilty.
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