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Suspect charged in armed robberies

There is new information on an arrest that had a man running from police.

Only 27 NEWSFIRST was there Wednesday night after Lexington Police arrested Andrew York, 21, on Winchester Road.

Police have now confirmed that York has been charged with two robberies, where two women were robbed at gunpoint in parking lots of Winchester Road earlier this week.

Police used a Taser to subdue York Wednesday night after he led them on a foot chase near Detroit Avenue.

Investigators now say York is suspected in a number of thefts from vehicles along Winchester Road.


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