Suspect Wanted For Armed Robbery at Melbourne’s Wickham Pharmacy Arrested By Police In Ormond Beach
By Space Coast Daily // April 28, 2018
Dwayne Maynard, 32, arrested
BREVARD COUNTY • MELBOURNE, FLORIDA – Melbourne Police have announced a suspect wanted for armed robbery at Wickham Pharmacy has been arrested at a hotel in Ormond Beach on Friday.
The suspect arrested has been identified as 32-year-old Dwayne Christopher Maynard from Orlando.
According to Lt. Brian Hart of Melbourne PD, Maynard has been connected to multiple violent crimes across counties that include Orange, Volusia and Brevard.
After Melbourne Police identified the suspect wanted for the armed robbery at Wickham Pharmacy, a regional alert was sent out Friday to law enforcement agencies in those counties to be on the lookout for Christopher Maynard.
Later the same day, Christopher Maynard was located in a hotel in Ormond Beach and taken into custody by authorities.
Since then, Melbourne Police Detectives have interviewed Maynard and obtained a full confession, along with recovering both the stolen drugs and the gun used during the the robbery.
Maynard is being held in the Volusia County Jail on unrelated charges and is facing additional multiple felony charges from the Melbourne robbery.
Melbourne Police would like to thank multiple law enforcement agencies across Central Florida and members of the communities they serve that led to the arrest of Maynard.
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