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Auburn armed robbery suspect arrested

Jakobe Thomas (Source: City of Auburn Police Division) Jakobe Thomas (Source: City of Auburn Police Division)
AUBURN, AL (WTVM) -

A robbery suspect that Auburn police have been searching for since mid-August has been captured.

Jakobe Thomas, 19, was arrested Wednesday during a traffic stop in Alexander City, AL. Thomas is suspected of robbing a woman at gunpoint in the parking lot of a business on Opelika Road on Aug. 17, 2017.

Police say a second suspect who was with Thomas at the time of the robbery is still being sought. 

Thomas is in the Lee County Jail and has been given a $100,000 bond.  

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