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Kennett police investigating armed robbery

KENNETT, MO (KFVS) -

Kennett police are investigating a reported armed robbery that happened around 1 a.m. on Friday.

According to police, three people were walking in the area of Richard Street when two black males, one armed with a firearm and one with a stun gun, approached them from behind a parked black SUV.

One of the suspects reportedly held a gun to one of the victims and forcibly took a cell phone.

The victims then were allowed to leave.

Officers are investigating and say they are optimistic of a quick resolution.

If anyone has any information about this or other crimes in the city of Kennett, they are encouraged to contact the Kennett Police Department at 573-888-4622.

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