Failed robbery attempt nets three arrests

Friday, April 22, 2011 - 6:27pm

Three men are in jail tonight in Livingston Parish after a foiled robbery attempt.

Deputies say it happened at the 43 Grocery and Deli on April 20.

Travis Dantzler and Augustus Fox robbed the convenience store and a customer at gun point. Deputies said the pair jumped into getaway a car driven by Robert Blackwell.

The trio didn't know they were spotted by another customer and she decided to chase them down in her car.

Blackwell faces Two counts of Principal to Armed Robbery, while Dantzler and Fox each face Two counts of Armed Robbery and one count of Possesion of a Firearm by a Convicted Felon.

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