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14-year-old boy arrested in pizza delivery robbery


A teenage suspect has been arrested in connection with thearmed robbery of a pizza deliveryman that happened earlier this week in PhenixCity at Legacy Estates.

Captain Frank Ivey told News Leader 9 a 14-year-old boy hasbeen charged with theft of property (car), first-degree robbery, third-degreeburglary and second-degree assault.

The boy has not been charged with kidnapping. Police are not releasing the name of the teen suspect at this time. 

The teen suspect was arrested at the Fred Douglas Apartments located on 14thAvenue and 15th Street. 

Authorities also added there are working to locate threeother suspects.  

Monday night a Papa John's pizza worker, 18, was robbed and held hostage by foursuspects while attempting to make a delivery at Legacy Estates apartments onSixth Place South. 

Police believe the men made a bogus call. "One of the suspects punched him and held the victim at gunpoint andthen forced him into the trunk of his car," said Captain Ivey. 

The victim was inside the trunkfor about 15 minutes before the robbers let him go in a remote area alongBrickyard Road, about a mile from the scene. 

They took his money, cell phone,pizza and his 1991 Oldsmobile Regency.  Ivey also added the victim wasnot hurt.

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