UPDATE: Darrell Phillips turned himself in to Detectives today. He was interviewed and transported to CCDC without incident. He was served with an Armed Robbery warrant.

Metro Police thank those who helped in the efforts to locate him.

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SAVANNAH, GA (November 18, 2014): Armed robbery charges have been filed against a 43-year-old Savannah man and Metro Police are asking the public to help locate him.

Darrell Edmund Phillips has been identified as the suspect who robbed a 19-year-old man who had just given him money to help him with expenses on Oct. 21.

After the victim gave the robber money the suspect produced a knife on near West 41st and Howard streets and demanded the rest of the victim’s money.

Phillips is described as a black male, about 6-0, 250 pounds, possibly with a short beard and mustache. He has served five years of a 12-year sentence for armed robbery in 1994 and nine years of a 10-year sentence for armed robbery and attempted robbery in 2001.

Anyone with information on his location is asked to call Crimestoppers at (912) 234-2020 or text CRIMES (274637) using the keyword CSTOP2020. Tipsters remain anonymous and may qualify for a cash reward.

A confidential Tip Line also is open directly to investigators at (912) 525-3124.