Sergio Javontae Wilkerson

The Gwinnett County Sheriff’s Office’s Fugitive Unit has taken a suspect into custody believed to be connected to several carjackings.

Sergio Javontae Wilkerson, whose booking information lists his address as Decatur, has been charged with three counts of hijacking a motor vehicle, four counts of aggravated assault, four counts of armed robbery and four counts of participation in gang activity.

The suspect also had a federal warrant for his arrest by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives and was wanted by the United States Marshals and the DeKalb County Sheriff’s Office.

According to GCSO, the crimes started in December 2020 with three carjackings throughout Gwinnett County. An eight-month investigation lead investigators to Lithonia, where Wilkerson was arrested Aug. 13.

On Wednesday, Wilkerson remained at the Gwinnett County Jail without bond for any of the 15 charges he faces.

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