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Suspects arrested in connection with recent robberies of Louisville senior citizens

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Robert Ray Robert Ray
Angela Rivera Angela Rivera

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Police have arrested two suspects in connection with the recent robberies of senior citizens in the Okolona and Highview areas of Louisville. 

38-year-old Robert Ray and 35-year-old Angela Rivera were arrested Saturday and charged with robbery after committing three robberies and leading police on a pursuit. 

The pursuit ended when the suspects crashed into a fence and concrete barrier in a parking lot at the PNC Bank in the 3000 block of Bardstown Road, where they were taken into custody. 

Both suspects are charged with robbery. Ray is also charged with theft by unlawful taking, fleeing and evading police, wanton endangerment and criminal mischief. 

Police say officers and detectives were able to make the arrests after reviewing surveillance video, taking community tips, and patrolling the streets. 

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