Two men charged with armed robbery

Published 10:59 pm Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Troy Police arrested two men on Tuesday in connection with a Sunday night armed robbery.

Learthur Deon Murray, 21, and Dequarius Kentrell Roberson, 18, both of Troy, were charged with first degree robbery and both were being held on $10,000 bond.

Police say the incident took palce at approximately 10 p.m. Sunday in the 100 block of Rhett Avenue. The suspects approached the victim and demanded money from him at gunpoint, before fleeing. The victim was not injured and an undiscolosed amount of money was taken during the robbery.

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