Meridian Star

December 8, 2012

Teenagers charged in armed robbery

From staff reports
The Meridian Star

MERIDIAN —     Officers with the Meridian Police Department quickly apprehended two teenagers who robbed a woman in the parking lot outside the Books-A-Million store Thursday night.

    A 15-year-old white male and a 16-year-old black male were arrested 15 minutes after the robbery, which occurred about 7:30 p.m. outside the store located in the Meridian Crossroads shopping center.

    The two teenagers will be charged as adults, a police report states.

    The teenagers reportedly were arrested outside the Geoffrys Toys R Us on Bonita Lakes Circle.