San Marcos Police have arrested four teenagers and are seeking a fifth suspect, a 17-year old woman, in the aggravated robbery of the Planet K Store on Wednesday, October 8, 2008.Jailed at the Hays County Law Enforcement Center and charged with three counts each of aggravated robbery, a first degree felony, are:
* James “Logan” Allen, 19, (DOB 06/26/1989) of Austin
* Angel Renee Duckworth, 18, (DOB 03/11/1990) of Austin
* Amber Vasquez, 19, (DOB 09/03/1989) of Austin
* A 14-year-old male juvenile of Austin was also detained and is currently in the Hays County Juvenile Detention Center. His name is being withheld because of his age.
“We are very pleased to have these suspects in custody and be able to solve this very violent crime,” said Commander Terry Nichols. “The Austin Police Department, Travis County Sheriff’s Office and the US Marshals Lone Star Fugitive Task Force were an invaluable asset during this investigation.”
Police are seeking Haven Fosdick, age 17, a white female, (DOB 01/08/1991) of Austin.
The five suspects are accused of conducting a “take over” style armed robbery at the Planet K Store at approximately 9:20 p.m. October 8.
Four of the suspects entered the store with their faces concealed, with two carrying large caliber handguns. Merchandise from the store along with property belonging to two customers was taken during the robbery.
San Marcos police received a tip from the Travis County Sheriff’s Office on Thursday, October 9 that the suspects lived in an apartment in the 2300 block of S. Pleasant Valley Road in Austin.
On Friday, San Marcos police detectives, working with the Austin Police Department and the United States Marshals Lone Star Fugitive Task Force, executed a search warrant on the Pleasant Valley Road apartment belonging to Angel Duckworth and Amber Vasquez.
Police recovered a stolen truck used in the commission of the robbery as well as property taken from the Planet K Store and customers. Angel Duckworth and James “Logan” Allen were arrested in Austin at that time.
Amber Vasquez and the 14-year old juvenile suspect were arrested in Austin on Tuesday, October 14 without incident.
Police have recovered two handguns used in the commission of the robbery. The investigation is ongoing. Anyone with information regarding the location of Haven Fosdick is encouraged to call the San Marcos Police Department at 512-753-2300 or 512-353-TIPS.
by: Melissa Millecam
City of San Marcos
(Note: Newstreamz chose not to publish the photo of Haven Fosdick as she is a minor)
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