SYLACAUGA, Ala. – Sylacauga Police have arrested a Childersburg man after he allegedly robbed a woman at gunpoint on June 2 in the Sylacauga Walmart parking lot.

40-year-old Monroe Lamar Kilgore was taken into custody on June 6 for Robbery 1st Degree. SPD said it responded to a call after a victim claimed to be sitting in her vehicle when a male approached her on foot with a gun demanding money. The suspect then reached inside the vehicle and took and undetermined amount of currency.

During SPD’s investigation, Kilgore was identified as a person of interest and was then arrested for robbery.

Robbery 1st Degree is a Class A Felony and if found guilty can carry a sentence of 10 to 99 years in prison.


© 2019, City Media LLC/RadioAlabama. All Rights Reserved. RadioAlabama’s network -- (Yea!106.5 (& 98.3 HD2), 98.3 Fox FM, KiX 100.3 (& 1290 AM), 105.1 WRFS, KiX 96.3 (& 1050 AM), and AU100.3 -- along with reports local news around the clock and will keep you up-to-date during breaking news and weather. For real-time alerts from, text NEWS to 59925. Standard text message rates may apply. Click here to e-mail the reporter.