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Police: Three teens charged with robbing Region 8 business

Traversial Scott     Provided by Sikeston Police Department Traversial Scott Provided by Sikeston Police Department
Cleveland Roberson      Provided by Sikeston Police Department Cleveland Roberson Provided by Sikeston Police Department

SIKESTON, MO (KAIT) – Three teens are behind bars charged with robbing a fast food restaurant at gun point.

According to Sikeston Police, three suspects robbed the Sonic Drive Inn on North Main Friday night around 10:15.

A victim told police that three men entered the business wielding a gun, and then left the store on foot. A police K-9 unit tracked a sent to East Kathleen Street, where 3 teens were detained earlier in the night by police.

Police brought the teens to the business, where the victim made a positive identification.

Police arrested 17-year-old Cleveland Roberson and 17-year-old Traversial Scott and charged them with first degree robbery and armed criminal action. Their bonds were set at $100,000, and they remain in the Scott County Jail.

The third suspect is 16-year-old is in the Mississippi County Detention Center. His name is not being released because he is a juvenile.

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