Elkhart 2 arrested Saturday following robbery

Ice cream shop robbed Saturday on W. Lusher.
Posted on Sept. 11, 2012 at 1:00 a.m. | Updated on Sept. 12, 2012 at 8:03 a.m.

Two people were arrested Saturday afternoon in connection to a robbery at an ice cream shop.

Justin Quinones, 18, of 409 Harrison St., Elkhart, and a 15-year-old boy were arrested for committing armed robbery at La Michoacana Ice Cream, on 246 W. Lusher Ave.

Police had been dispatched to the ice cream shop around 2:39 p.m. and were told that two white men had left with an undisclosed amount of cash. The suspects had displayed a gun during the robbery, according to a press release from the Elkhart Police Department.

The suspects were seen getting into a black SUV. The car was located by a police officer, who was able to match the description of the suspect vehicle.

Quinones was booked at the Elkhart County Jail on a $75,000 bond.

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