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Armed robbery at the Verizon store on Whitestown Parkway

Apr 5, 2022 | Whitestown Metropolitan Police Department

On Tuesday, April 5th at approximately 4:00pm, the Boone County Communications Center was notified of an armed robbery that just occurred at the Verizon store on Whitestown Parkway. Witnesses reported two armed suspects entered the Verizon store, gathered phones from the safe and fled in a silver vehicle.

Indiana State Police and Whitestown officers located the suspect vehicle southbound on I-65. A short vehicle pursuit ensued until the suspect vehicle crashed and three suspects fled on foot. At this time two of the three suspects have been detained for questioning. A perimeter was set, and a search is ongoing for the third suspect.

More to come on this investigation as it unfolds…