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Two Men Facing Additional Charges in Connection With Armed Robbery in Odessa

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NewsWest 9

ODESSA - Two men are facing more charges after an armed robbery last month in Odessa.

21-year-old Damien Anthony Rodriguez and a 16-year-old Hispanic male have been charged in connection with a robbery that happened at the Walgreen's on East 42nd Street back on June 21 around 3:30 a.m.

As you may recall, the two males entered the store displaying a handgun and demanded money from the cash register.

The suspects fled the scene and no injuries were reported.

However, Odessa Police contacted Midland Police learned that similar robberies had been committed by suspects matching the same description.

Warrants were later obtained and served for the men who were already in police custody.

Rodriguez is currently behind bars at the Midland County Law Enforcement Center and the 16-year-old is behind bars at the Barbara Culver Juvenile Detention Center.