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Hillsborough man arrested in armed robbery

Posted November 1, 2016 4:53 p.m. EDT
Updated November 1, 2016 5:09 p.m. EDT

Jermarise Dejuan Bolden was charged with robbery with a dangerous weapon.

— Hillsborough police arrested a Hillsborough man yesterday in connection with an armed robbery at an apartment complex on Oct. 22.

Jermarise Dejuan Bolden, 25, of 101 Sherwood Lane was charged with robbery with a dangerous weapon and placed in Orange County Jail under a $25,000 secured bond.

On Oct. 22, Hillsborough police received a report of an armed robbery at the apartment complex, located at 600 S. Churton St. Officers responded to the scene where two people were held at gunpoint, robbed of $1,200 and a cellphone.

The victims said they had arranged to meet at the complex’s address to buy two iPhone 7s using the OfferUp purchasing application.

Anyone with additional information should contact Kempf by email or by phone at 919-732-9381, ext. 32.