Wanted armed robbery suspect arrested in SE Missouri

Wanted armed robbery suspect arrested in SE Missouri

KENNETT, MO (KAIT) - A teenager wanted in connection to an armed robbery in Cape Girardeau was arrested in the bootheel.

According to the Kennett Police Department, the 17-year-old from Cape Girardeau was arrested on Tuesday morning without incident.

The department received information the teen was at a residence in the 500-block of North Walnut in Kennett.

He was arrested on warrants out of Cape Girardeau for first-degree attempted robbery, conspiracy to commit first-degree robbery, and armed criminal

The Missouri State Highway Patrol and the Dunklin County Sheriff's Office aided in the arrest.

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