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Hopewell police make arrests in weekend drugstore robbery

HOPEWELL, VA (WWBT) -

Hopewell police have arrested two people for a robbery at a Walgreen's Saturday.

Police say 41-year-old Joseph Giles and 19-year-old Maurice Pettaway Junior are facing charges including robbery and conspiracy. Charges against a 15-year-old are pending.

The arrests stem from Saturday night's robbery at a Walgreen's on Oaklawn Boulevard.

Hopewell police say two of the three suspects went inside. One was armed and demanded money from the clerk, while the other tried to rob a customer. The third person waited outside.

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