3 arrested for Amish community robberies

Garland and Busby join Stacey Hancock in facing aggravated robbery charges.
Garland and Busby join Stacey Hancock in facing aggravated robbery charges.

LAWRENCE COUNTY, AL (WAFF) - Lawrence County deputies made two arrests in connection with robberies against members of a local Amish community, bringing the total number of people facing charges to three.

34-year-old Adam Ray Garland and 40-year-old Richard Blayne Busby were arrested on Monday.

Investigators charged Garland with two counts of aggravated robbery and theft. Busby is charged with aggravated robbery. Additional charges are pending.

Deputies responded to three different incidents within the Amish community last Thursday. Of those incidents, two people were victims of violent robberies.

Stacey Renee Hancock was previously arrested in the case. She faces a charge of aggravated robbery.

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