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Police arrest man after convenience store robbery

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Dennis Dawkins Dennis Dawkins
CEDAR RAPIDS (KWWL) -

Police arrested a 24-year-old man after a report of an armed robbery early Saturday morning.

The Cedar Rapids Police Department says officers were called to the Kwik Shop at 2910 Center Point Road NE just before 3:45 a.m.  The Kwik Shop clerk told police a man came in with a handgun, and demanded money.  The suspect then ran away with some cash.

No one in the store was injured.

After getting a description of the suspect's vehicle, officer later stopped a car near B Ave and 27th St NE.

After an investigation, police arrested and charged Dennis Dawkins with robbery.

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