One arrested, others sought for Oxford armed robbery

Lekendrick Ford | Photo: Oxford PD

Oxford police arrested a Greenville man accused of robbing another man at gunpoint.

Posted: Apr 3, 2018 1:15 PM
Updated: Apr 4, 2018 1:06 PM

OXFORD, Miss. (WTVA) - Oxford police arrested a Greenville man accused of robbing another man at gunpoint.

On Monday, April 2, police arrested 18-year-old Lekendrick Ford on one count of armed robbery.

Police say the robbery happened on March 31.

Ford, along with other men, are accused of robbing and assaulting the victim near Harris Drive. Police say the group stole the victim's keys, phone and wallet. They are accused of also trying to steal the victim's car.

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Police are currently trying to identify the other men involved.

Ford's bond was set at $10,000.

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