Wyoming Police: Suspects in armed robbery caught in Exeter

By Geri Gibbons - ggibbons@timesleader.com | September 5th, 2016 10:52 am

WYOMING — According to Mayor Robert Boyer, two men alleged to have robbed the Uni-Mart at the intersection of Wyoming Avenue and Eighth Street on Monday morning at gunpoint have been apprehended.

Police responded to the scene Monday at about 6:15 a.m.

Police posted the description of the two suspects, surveillance photos and vehicle information and requested assistance from the public.

By about 1 p.m., the two were in custody.

“It was a great team effort,” said Boyer, “between Wyoming, West Wyoming and Exeter police.”

Boyer said the suspects and the vehicle were identified by an officer on patrol in the Exeter area.


By Geri Gibbons


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