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Two Arrested, Charged With Armed Robbery
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Two Arrested, Charged With Armed Robbery

By Comfort Johnson, Intern

MONROVIA, July 16 (LINA) -Two persons have been arrested, charged and placed in custody at the Liberia National Police for alleged “criminal offense and armed robbery".

David Wilson and Benjamin Karngar of Soul Clinic in the Monrovia suburb of Paynesville were on July 1, 2014 arrested after breaking into the home of Madam Paulina Samuel, 66, a resident of the same community, according to the Liberia News Agency.

Police charge sheet at the Monrovia City Court showed that Wilson and Karngar allegedly stole the victim’s Samsung cell phone valued at US$275 and US$100 cash along with other undisclosed valuables.

Criminal offence and armed robbery is in violation of chapter 15. 32 of the Penal Code of the Republic of Liberia.

Wilson and Karngar are now awaiting trial, according to the police charge sheet.

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