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Police arrest suspect in Mr. B's robbery

(Source: Columbus Police Department) (Source: Columbus Police Department)
(Source: Columbus Crime Stoppers) (Source: Columbus Crime Stoppers)
(Source: Columbus Crime Stoppers) (Source: Columbus Crime Stoppers)

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COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Columbus police tell News Leader 9 that an arrest has been made in a robbery that occurred at a liquor store six months ago.

Omarkeon Kelly is facing charges of  aggravated assault and possession of a firearm during the commission of a crime in relation to an armed robbery at Mr. B's Liquor & Wine Store on September 22, 2010.

[Crime Stoppers: Liquor store armed robbery]

Investigators say during the robbery,  he exchanged gunfire with a police officer. We are told Kelly is one of two suspects who robbed two store employees.

Reports indicate he used a shotgun during this crime.

Kelly is currently being held at the Muscogee County Jail.

News Leader 9 is following this story. We'll have the latest information as soon as it becomes available.

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