MuskogeePhoenix.com, Muskogee, OK

January 24, 2013

Robbery suspect’s bond is $100,000


— A Muskogee man charged with first-degree robbery for allegedly robbing a man of pills and money in December was ordered held on $100,000 bond Wednesday.

Robert Clayton Branchcomb, 25, is accused of taking $330 as well as Lortab and tramadol pills from a man Dec. 31 in the 2700 block of Garland Street. According to information filed in the case, Branchcomb allegedly threatened to kill the man before robbing him.

Branchcomb will return to court Feb. 6 for a sounding docket to set a date for his preliminary hearing.