Two Anchorage Adolescents Arrested In Armed Robbery
Anchorage Police have arrested two boys, 12 and 13 years old, for the armed robbery of a Shell gas station.
The robbery took place Wednesday when allegedly the 12 year-old at gunpoint took an undisclosed amount of cash from the clerk. They were arrested at a Fairview residence.
Police say the 12 year-old is listed as a runaway. The 13-year-old is considered an accomplice. Both were charged with Robbery 1st degree.
The two were taken to McLaughlin Youth Center.
Because they are juveniles, their names cannot be released.