Dale Roberts and Nicole Standige
Fort Smith police are asking for help in locating two robbery suspects with ties to the Sallisaw area. Dale Roberts and Nicole Standige are accused of beating and robbing a 70-year-old Fort Smith man after offering to help carry his groceries into his home.
The unidentified elderly man stated that he knew Standige through his son and thought he could trust them to help him with his groceries. However, once inside the home Roberts and Standige allegedly hit the man several times with a blunt object leaving him with a large cut and several fractures on one of his forearms. The elderly victim was then tied up with an electrical cord.
The two then are said to have taken the man's cash, debit card, cell phone and other items before driving away in the victim's silver 2011 Kia Soul with Arkansas license plate EMAFZP.
After freeing himself from the cord the victim was able to go outside where he was helped by a bystander who contacted the police.
Roberts and Standige are wanted on charges of Aggravated Robbery, Battery in the 2nd Degree and Felony Theft of Property.
Roberts is a 5'08" 29-year-old white male, weighing 140 pounds with brown hair and eyes.
Standige is a 5'01" 30-year-old white female, weighing 130 pounds with red hair and brown eyes.
Their last known address was northeast of Sallisaw just south of the Akins area and are believed to also have ties to Arkansas and Florida.
Anyone with information regarding the whereabouts of Standige or Roberts is asked to contact the Fort Smith Police at 479-709-5100.
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