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Two teens arrested for string of armed robberies

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CEDAR RAPIDS (KWWL) -

Two teenagers face robbery charges after a string of incidents this weekend.

Police say Jacob Kimpton, 15 and Taruis Robinson, 14, were arrested after the third of three robberies Sunday afternoon.

It happened at the Flowerama on 1st Ave. SE at 12:40 p.m. Sunday.

Police tracked the pair down on 35th St. Dr. SE.

Police say the pair also held up the Hawkeye Convenience Store on 16th Ave. SW Saturday around 8:45 p.m. and Little Caesars Pizza on Mt. Vernon Rd. SE around 12:30 p.m. Sunday.

They say the pair used a gun in those robberies.

 

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