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Tupelo police arrest 6 for armed robbery

Anyone with information about the case is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-773-8477.

Posted: Oct 29, 2018 5:04 PM
Updated: Oct 30, 2018 6:57 PM

TUPELO, Miss. (WTVA) - Six people have been arrested in connection with a recent armed robbery in Tupelo.

Tupelo police say they received a report of an armed robbery on October 12 at approximately 10:45 p.m.

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(L-R): Gates, McPherson, Gray, Ingram Parker, (no picture available for Goree) | Photo: Lee County Jail

The victim said he or she had been robbed at gunpoint on Willie Moore Road in the Haven Acres community.

The victim said multiple suspects had taken property.

The following people have been arrested:

Calvonte Gates, 17, of Tupelo – Charged with armed robbery

Deonte Goree, 18, of Tupelo – Charged with armed robbery

Eryk McPherson, 17, of Tupelo – Charged with armed robbery

Antavious Gray, 16, of Tupelo – Charged with armed robbery

Kendarius Ingram, 18, of Tupelo – Charged with armed robbery

Nathan Parker, 19, of Tupelo – Charged with armed robbery

Police say the suspects under the age of 18 are being charged as adults. Police say the investigation is ongoing and more arrests are possible.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 1-800-773-8477.

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