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2 arrested in overnight armed robbery

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CEDAR FALLS (KWWL)-- Police are investigating an armed robbery at the B & B West Gas Station on Hudson Road in Cedar falls.

Cedar Falls police say three men, one armed with a gun, demanded money from a clerk at the store just before 11 p.m. Thursday. They got away with an undisclosed amount of cash.

The men then ran from the scene toward a nearby apartment complex. Two of the men, 26-year-old Willie Newson and 19-year-old Jacob Mervin Gary, both of Waterloo, were located in the area and arrested. They face first degree robbery charges. Police are still searching for a third suspect.

No one was injured during the robbery.

Online Producer: Michelle Caldwell

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