On August 28, 2018, Donnell Rhodes was charged for two armed robberies that occurred in July. The first robbery occurred on July 4, 2018 at the Naseer Food & Deli at 2138 Moore Street and the second occurred on July 6, 2018, at the Hamilton Food Store at 224 Hamilton Street.
Donnell Rhodes was one of three suspects arrested for the robberies. Jachai Daniels and Tarazia Coltraine were also arrested in connection for the robberies. Rhodes was already in custody for a robbery that occurred on July 9, 2018. Rhodes was subsequently charged with two counts of Robbery – Threat Immediate Serious Injury, one count of Robbery – Inflict Serious Bodily Injury, and one count of Conspiracy – Robbery-Threat Immediate Serious Injury.