AUGUSTA, Ga. (WJBF) – The Richmond County Sheriff’s Office is investigating 3 separate armed robberies that all happened Monday night.

According to the sheriff’s office, the robberies all happened at businesses on Peach Orchard Rd.: Zaxby’s, Church’s Chicken, and Family Dollar.

When they arrived, deputies learned that a man carrying a backpack told the clerks to give him all the money from the registers while holding his hand in the backpack, indicating he had a firearm.

The suspect has been identified as 35-year old Falando Mobley, a homeless man.

Deputies say Mobley walked to all three businesses and was later taken into custody on Lumpkin Rd.

He has been charged with two counts of Armed Robbery, one count of Criminal Attempt Armed Robbery, and three counts of Possession of a Knife During the Commission of the Crime.