- Associated Press - Wednesday, February 19, 2014

GREENBELT, Md. (AP) - Four men have been indicted in the robbery of an armored truck in Morningside in which more than $74,000 was stolen.

Twenty-seven-year-old Antonio Cooper, 21-year-old Juwan Watkins and 22-year-old Eugene Watkins, all of Washington, and 22-year-old Maurice Foreman of Oxon Hill were indicted Tuesday. They are charged robbery and conspiracy.

Federal prosecutors say on Jan. 15, the men stole a car and drove it to a restaurant in Morningside, where two armored truck workers were transporting money from the business.

Authorities say two men with guns took cash and checks from the truck and fled in the stolen car.

Prosecutors say the four drove into the district, got out of the car and tried to flee on foot. D.C. police arrested the men.

Copyright © 2018 The Washington Times, LLC.

The Washington Times Comment Policy

The Washington Times is switching its third-party commenting system from Disqus to Spot.IM. You will need to either create an account with Spot.im or if you wish to use your Disqus account look under the Conversation for the link "Have a Disqus Account?". Please read our Comment Policy before commenting.


Click to Read More

Click to Hide