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American Computer Center/Internet Café robbery suspect identified

Jan 29, 2014 -- 5:47pm

On Thursday the 23rd, Officers with the Poplar Bluff Police Department responded to the American Computer Center/Internet Café located in the 1800 block of North Westwood Blvd, in reference to an armed robbery complaint.  The suspect reportedly entered the business, flourished a handgun, and removed approximately $700.00 cash from the register before he fled the scene.  27-year-old Ryan McVaugh of Poplar Bluff was identified as the suspect and on Friday, was located and following a foot pursuit, was taken into custody.  He is currently held on $70,000 bond in the Butler County Jail on charges of Robbery 2nd degree and resisting arrest.  The investigation continues, and additional arrests may follow.

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