Couple charged with more robberies of Sonic in Jonesboro

Jason Matthews (Source: Jonesboro Police Department)
Jason Matthews (Source: Jonesboro Police Department)
Jessica Collins (Source: Jonesboro Police Department)
Jessica Collins (Source: Jonesboro Police Department)

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) – Thetwo people charged in the robbery of a Jonesboro Sonic are now being charged intwo other robberies of a Sonic in Jonesboro.

According to JonesboroPolice, Jason Matthews and Jessica Collins are being charged in the robbery inthe March 5th robbery of the Sonic on Gee Street, the March 9throbbery of the Sonic on Nettleton, and the March 13th robbery of theSonic on Johnson.

Matthews is being chargedwith a total of three aggravated robberies, and Collins is only facing a totalof two charges of aggravated robbery.

Matthews and Collins werearrested by the U.S. Marshal's Office in Jacksonville, Florida on March 23rd.

In all three robberies, descriptionsby employees matched that of Matthews according to investigators.

Matthews'sbond was set at $500,000, and Collins' bond was set at $350,000. Both are duein court later in 2013

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