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Police nab IC man for 2 robberies

WATERLOO (KWWL)--  An Iowa City man faces three counts of first degree robbery in connection with 2 separate robberies.

Iowa City Police were called to Casey's at 1410 Willow Creek at 9:40 p.m. Wednesday for a report of an robbery. Witnesses say a white male, armed with a knife robbed the store and a customer.

The description of a suspect was similar to a robbery at the Iowa City Stevens Drive Hy-Vee Gas on September 23rd.

After further investigation, officers arrested 28-year-old Benjamin Lewis with three counts of first degree robbery for the two robberies.

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