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Suspect accused of robbing dental school employee faces more charges

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- More charges have been filed against the suspect in a violent armed robbery near the U of L Dental School.

Andre Lewis now faces three additional charges of robbery and possession of a handgun by a convicted felon.Police say Lewis tried to rob another man on July 28 Liberty Street near Jackson Street.

They say the victim pulled out a gun in self-defense and the two shot each other.

Police say Lewis is also charged with robberies that happened July 10, July 22 and July 23.

Lewis was released from the hospital earlier this week and taken to Metro Corrections where he's being held on charges of robbery, criminal mischief and possession of a handgun by a convicted felon.

He was in court for the dental school robbery on Thursday.

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