Armed Robbery Sunday in Evansville Lands Two in Jail
Two people were arrested after a Sunday night report of an armed robbery in Evansville Sunday night. According to Evansville Police, the alleged crime took place in the 600 block of Jefferson Street when a person claimed to have been robbed at gun point. He also reportedly was kicked and punched several times by a group of suspects. They left and left with his wallet. Police arrested 19 year old Antonio Tolbert. He denied any involvement but had possession of the victim’s wallet at the time of arrest. 20 year old Julien Hinton was arrested on a charge of possession of a handgun without a permit and resisting law enforcement. Investigators are trying to determine if the gun was involved in the robbery.