Police: 2 teens charged with aggravated robbery after gas station break-in

Published: Jul. 6, 2022 at 8:45 AM CDT|Updated: Jul. 13, 2022 at 4:18 PM CDT
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AURORA, MN -- East Range Police say two teens who allegedly robbed an Aurora gas station at gun point have now been charged.

Authorities say they’re each charged with first-degree aggravated robbery in connection to the July 5 incident.

Their cases are currently being handled in juvenile court.

The teens have not been identified.

AURORA, MN -- Two teenagers are facing charges after allegedly demanding money, tobacco, and vape products during an armed robbery in Aurora Tuesday night.

According to the East Range Police Department, it happened around 8:50 p.m. Tuesday at the Lucky 7.

Authorities say a teenager wearing a hood and a mask entered the store armed with what the clerk believed was a firearm.

The teen demanded the products while another teen waited for them outside the store.

Both of them ran off with an undisclosed amount of cash, tobacco, and vape products.

A 15-year-old boy was taken into custody and is expected to be charged with first degree robbery and theft.

A 16-year-old boy is also expected to be charged, but was not taken into custody.

No one was hurt in the incident.

Police have not identified either suspect.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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