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Two arrested in Metro armed robbery

Last Friday, Dwayne Gainer and Jim Dorsey were arrested by APD in connection with an armed robbery in which shots were fired, two days before.

APD issued this release moments ago-

Detectives with the Albany Police Department's Criminal Investigations Bureau made two arrests in reference to the armed robbery that occurred at 517 South Slappey Blvd. at Metro Pool and Games on July 16th, 2014.

Significant tip information from the community helped detectives develop Dwayne Gainer as the first suspect. He was apprehended from his home located in the 200 block of 6th Avenue.

Detectives conducted additional interviews and developed the second suspect in the armed robbery, Jim Dorsey.

Dorsey was visiting a family member at Phoebe Putney Hospital (main) and was apprehended by officers in the parking lot.

No further information regarding suspects and/or apprehension is available at this time.


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