Decatur Police arrest Herman Taliaferro

Decatur Police arrest Herman Taliaferro

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A 36-year-old female Hardee’s employee was counting money in the safe behind the front counter when a man allegedly walked behind the counter, grabbed cash from her hand, injuring her, and fled the scene.

Within about seven minutes, Decatur police arrested Herman Taliaferro, a 47-year-old parolee, three blocks away in the 700 block of North Dunham Street. He is being held without bond in the Macon County Jail, facing a felony charge of robbery.

A 25-year-old female Hardee’s employee told police she saw Taliaferro in line, watching the other employee as she counted money in the safe.

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