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Two people in custody following Hobbs armed robbery

Marcos Acosta (Source: Hobbs Police) Marcos Acosta (Source: Hobbs Police)
HOBBS, NM (KWES) -

Hobbs Police has two people in custody after an armed robbery at a Family Dollar on Monday.

Marcos Acosta, 18, of Hobbs and a 16-year-old are suspected of walking into the store on East Marland Street with masks and demanded cash.

The two are believed to have taken some amount of money from the register and took off.

However, they were taken into custody the next morning.

Acosta is charged with accessory to armed robbery and contributing to the delinquency of a minor.

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