Police in LeRoy Arrest Two Men in Connection With Armed Robbery

The pair robbed and beat two men in a wooded area in LeRoy

LeRoy Police have arrested two men in connection with an armed robbery last Sunday.

According to our news partners WJBC, police arrested 20-year-old Tyler Gilman on preliminary charges of armed robbery, aggravated battery and theft using a firearm. LeRoy Police also arrested 18-year-old Jarod Roberson on a charge of obstructing justice.

Two men told police they were robbed and beaten in a wooded area last Sunday near the Bradlee Park Apartments. Police say they’ve determined it was an isolated, targeted incident and not a random street crime. An investigation into the incident continues.

Anyone with information is asked to call Sergeant Nathan Wilkins at 309-962-3310.


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