Lewiston Police arrest two in armed robbery

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Forrest Riley

LEWISTON, Idaho — Lewiston Police arrested two suspects in an armed robbery that occurred on November 17.

Lewiston Police say an armed robbery occurred at 1st Avenue and Capital Street at around 8 a.m.

The victim, who suffered minor injuries, told police items had been taken from his home. Police say the suspects and victim are familiar with each other, and it was not a random act.

Officers later arrested 27-year-old Eric M. Largent on charges of robbery, burglary, and felony probation violation. Police also arrested 18-year-old Forrest Riley, who is also believed to be involved in the robbery.