Teen, 2 others held after Valencia robbery

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Eastern Division police detained three suspects – a 17-year-old boy and two adults –on Wednesday afternoon, shortly after responding to a report of a robbery with aggravation in the Valencia district.

The teen and the two other suspects, both 22, are all from KP Lands in Valencia.

A police report said their three victims were selling goods at a roadside stall at around 5.30 pm on Wednesday.

They were held up by three young men, one with a gun. They robbed one of the victims of a bag containing cash and then left.

The police were contacted, searched the area and held the three suspects.

Investigations are ongoing.