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Guilty Plea Entered in Charlottesville Robbery Trial

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A man accused in a pair of robberies pleaded guilty Monday morning in Charlottesville Circuit Court.    

Javanta Anderson entered into a plea agreement with the prosecution. He pleaded guilty to two counts of larceny and possessing a gun during a felony.

He originally faced 4 felony charges for two robberies in December 2011.  In both cases, police say Anderson approached the victim, pulled out a gun and demanded money.   The first incident happened along the 700 block of Cherry Avenue, the second happened about a half hour later along the 700 block of Prospect Avenue.

Anderson is scheduled for sentencing in August.

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