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Springfield Armed Robbery Leads to One Arrest

libertySPRINGFIELD (WGGB) – One man is behind bars, while another remains at large after an early morning robbery.

Springfield Police say two men robbed a group of pedestrians, one man and two women, just after 3 am Saturday on Liberty Street, then fled the scene. Police were able to apprehend Carlos Jimenez, while the other man managed to elude capture.

Jimenez was charged with armed robbery, assault with a dangerous weapon, resisting arrest and assault and battery on a police officer. The other suspect is described as a white male wearing a black hoodie with stripes down the sides.

One victim did sustain minor injuries.

If you have any information regarding the second suspect, you’re asked to call Springfield Police.

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