Archive for Thursday, January 17, 2013

Three men arrested for robbery in connection with theft of drugs, electronics, from Lawrence home

January 17, 2013


Two Lawrence men and a Perry man were arrested Thursday on suspicion of aggravated robbery and other crimes in connection with a Monday incident at an apartment in the 1700 block of West 24th Street.

Lawrence police arrested Robert Lee Coleman, 19, of Lawrence, in the 400 block of Maine Street, while Quentin Marcel Hill, 18, of Lawrence and Charles T. Brockman, 25, of Perry, were arrested at the Lawrence Police Department's offices in the 4800 block of Bob Billings Parkway.

All three were booked into the Douglas County Jail on suspicion of aggravated robbery, aggravated kidnapping, and conspiracy to commit aggravated kidnapping. Brockman is also suspected of aggravated battery, according to jail officials.

The three were arrested in connection with a robbery at a Lawrence apartment where suspects used a handgun to steal $260 in cash, a television, a Playstation gaming system, and a jar containing six grams of marijuana, according to police reports.

The three remain held without bond in Douglas County Jail.


Jean Robart 5 years, 2 months ago

I'm not so sure i would have told the police that one of the things taken was my marijuana stash.

BlackVelvet 5 years, 1 month ago

At least the homeowner was no longer in possession of the marijuana. The Police can't very well arrest him for possession now.

Lathrup 5 years, 1 month ago

Way to go Lawrence Police!!!! No one wants their stuff stolen, and the gun scares me, truly. Keep up the good work!

hipper_than_hip 5 years, 1 month ago

A settling of scores for an unpaid debt perhaps?

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