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Two teens are accused in the armed robbery of a Brambleton Avenue convenience store.
Brandon Christopher Thomas Maggi
Thursday, March 28, 2013
Roanoke County police have arrested two men in connection with a Saturday morning armed robbery.
Police spokeswoman Teresa Hamilton Hall said in a news release that Brandon Christopher Thomas Maggi, 18, of Salem and Jonathan O'Meara, 18, of Roanoke were arrested and charged in the case, which began when officers responded to the Stop In Food Store in the 3800 block of Brambleton Avenue early Saturday.
The release said Maggi is accused of entering the store and demanding money while displaying what appeared to be a semi-automatic pistol.
O'Meara, the release said, is accused of waiting outside the store as the lookout.
Maggi is charged with robbery and use of a firearm in commission of a felony.
O'Meara is charged with conspiracy to commit robbery, conspiracy to use a firearm in commission of a felony, principal in the second degree to use of a firearm in commission of a felony and principal in the second degree to robbery.
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