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ACC Police make arrest in Tuesday holdup

Athens Clarke County Police have arrested the suspect of an armed robbery that occurred around 12:30am Tuesday morning on West Broad Street.

The victim, a 25-year-old male, was approached by the suspect, who stole an item from him at gunpoint. Authorities arrested and charged Melvin Roberts, 30, with armed robbery.

The investigation remains ongoing and anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Johnson at 762-400-7060.