2 in custody in armed robbery at Spearfish restaurant

August 1, 2018

SPEARFISH, S.D. (AP) — Spearfish police have two people in custody in an armed robbery at a restaurant.

Authorities say two males with a handgun entered a Pizza Ranch shortly before 10:30 p.m. Monday and demanded money. They fled with an unspecified amount of cash.

The Black Hills Pioneer reports that officers identified a suspect video through surveillance video, located it and executed a search warrant at a residence, finding money and other evidence related to the robbery. Authorities also recovered two stolen vehicles at the scene.

Officers arrested a 19-year-old man and a juvenile male, both from Rapid City.


Information from: Black Hills Pioneer, http://www.bhpioneer.com

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