Teen Arrested At Local High School On Aggravated Robbery Warrant

By: Paul J. Gately Email
By: Paul J. Gately Email
A 17-year-old high school student was held Friday in lieu of bonds totaling more than $100,000 after police arrested him at school on a warrant stemming from an armed robbery.

Taron Marquise Tillman-Ratliff (Jail photo)

KILLEEN (August 29, 2014) Shoemaker High School student Taron Marquise Tillman-Ratliff, 17, was held Friday in the Bell County Jail on bonds totaling $105,000, charged with aggravated robbery and possession of a dangerous drug-Xanax.

Police arrested the teenager Wednesday at the high school on the aggravated robbery warrant.

The warrant stems from an incident in which a man was robbed at his home by a teenager he knew as “Doobie.”

The victim reported his attacker hit him in the face, pointed a handgun at him and told him to be quiet.

The robber then put a blanket over the victim's head while he stole electronics and other items from the home.

An arrest warrant affidavit says the items taken from the home were later were recovered from a Killeen pawnshop.

Police were able to identify Tillman-Ratliff using video surveillance images from the pawn shop.


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