Manchester Man Held For Kidnapping and Robbery

Robert Paul Brawley

A Manchester man is being held in the Coffee County Jail under a $500,000 bond for kidnapping and robbing a resident on Summer Street. According to warrants, Robert Paul Brawley, 31, of Polk Street, Manchester was arrested Jan. 4 on the charges of aggravated kidnapping and aggravated robbery that allegedly occurred on Dec. 27, 2012. According to warrants, while Brawley was armed with brass knuckles he held an individual he abducted on Summer Street in Manchester for a time and took some allegedly $198 in cash from him. After holding the victim for a time, Brawley then released the victim. Manchester Police Officer Jonathon Anthony obtained the warrants against Brawley in the case.