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Arizona authorities: One adult, seven juveniles, including 3 teen girls among group arrested for armed robberies

July 18, 2018  |  Posted by: Michael Falzarano
Arizona authorities: One adult, seven juveniles, including 3 teen girls among group arrested for armed robberies

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Arizona authorities: One adult, seven juveniles, including 3 teen girls among a group arrested for armed robberies

Arizona’s Family

Arizona authorities arrested a man and seven juveniles including three teenage girls in connection with two armed robberies and a police pursuit in Phoenix.

Police officials say several suspects took park in the armed robbery of a convenience store around 1:45 a.m. Tuesday, AZFamily reports.

According to reports, one of the suspects pointed a gun at an employee and demanded money from the cash register while other members of the group robbed the store of items including cigarettes.

The same group allegedly robbed a different convenience store around 20 minutes later, using a gun to steal money, cigarettes and, other items before fleeing the scene in a minivan.

Cops caught up with the getaway vehicle on Interstate 17 and pursuit quickly ensued.

Police eventually managed to bring the vehicle to a stop. A total of eight people, including 33-year-old Francisco Javier Sandoval, arrested on multiple counts.

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