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Man Arrested in Connection to Orange, Spotsylvania Robberies

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Orange County Sheriff's Office Press Release

On December 2, 2013 at approximately 5:15pm, the Dollar General Store located at 36108 Goodwin Drive, Locust Grove, Virginia was robbed at gun point by a masked suspect.

No injuries were reported during the incident and the suspect left with an undisclosed amount of money from the register. A photograph of the suspect was released to surrounding jurisdictions.

Approximately 30 minutes later, the Sheriff’s Office received a call from Spotsylvania Sheriff’s Office detectives who advised that the Food Lion on Route 3 in their jurisdiction had also been robbed at gun point by a suspect matching our description.

Spotsylvania deputies pursued the suspect and arrested him. The individual was identified as Andre Jovon Jenkins, a 30 year old from Woodbridge Virginia.

Andre Jenkins is being held without bond at the Rappahanock Regional Jail on multiple felony warrants connected to the two robberies.

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