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Police: 2 teens charged with robbing 2 juveniles at gunpoint

Posted August 9

— Police say two teenagers robbed two juveniles at gunpoint in North Carolina.

The Herald Sun of Durham reports that Carrboro police arrested 18-year-old Xzavier D'Andre Gibson and a 17-year-old boy shortly after the Monday night robbery. Police say neither victim was physically harmed.

Gibson is charged with two felony counts of robbery with a dangerous weapon, two felony counts of second-degree kidnapping, two counts of assault by pointing gun, carrying a concealed handgun without a permit, and simple possession of a Schedule VI (marijuana). Police say they recovered a handgun from Gibson. He's being held on $40,000 bail.

The 17-year-old is charged with two felony counts of robbery with a dangerous weapon and two felony counts of second-degree kidnapping. He's being held on $60,000 bail.

It's unclear if they have lawyers.

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Information from: The Herald-Sun

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