Teen arrested, faces robbery charge

Feb. 20, 2013 @ 06:52 PM

Police arrested a Henderson teenager on an attempted robbery charge Tuesday night, stopping him from trying to hold up a 45-year-old man in the roadway on Highland Avenue.

Dennis H. Keith, 16, of 864 Lamb St., faces charges of attempted armed robbery, having a firearm as a minor and carrying a concealed firearm. The incident happened in the 700 block of Highland about 9 p.m.

Officers with the Henderson Police Department seized a handgun with a magazine and two bullets.

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