FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Media Release No. 226 Thursday,
December 8, 2011,
4:25 P.M., CDT
Contact: Sergeant Johnny Williams
Public Information Officer
Telephone No. (205) 254-1708
Robbery Investigation Arrest Update
The Birmingham Police Department reports that a suspect has been charged in connection with a
robbery investigation. The robbery occurred on Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at 11:52 a.m. at Wallace Lounge located at
308 19th Street Ensley.
The suspect has been identified as: Ivan Batain, B/M, 25, of Birmingham, Alabama. Ten Robbery warrants with bonds totaling
$600,000.00 have been obtained against the suspect. An Assault 2nd degree warrant with a $15,000.00 bond has
been obtained against the suspect. An Assault 1st degree warrant with a $30,000.00 bond has been obtained against the suspect.
The suspect is in the custody of the Birmingham City Jail.
A photo of the suspect may be obtained at the B.P.D. Headquarters, located at 1710 1st Avenue North.