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Teen Boy Allegedly Robs Roasters Coffee Baristas With a Knife

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The two were arrested and officers recovered the knife. The two were arrested and officers recovered the knife.

KENNEWICK, WA- Kennewick police arrested a 17-year-old boy after he allegedly stole $40.00 in tips from baristas at Roasters on Columbia Center Boulevard on Sunday.

Victims report the teen showing them a knife and taking off with the cash. Officers received the armed robbery report just before 2 p.m. They say thanks to workers at area businesses, they were able to track down the teen and his female companion.

Apparently, the two switched out clothing at the Kohls nearby, and made their way to the Jack in the Box off Tapteal Drive to hide.

The two were arrested and officers recovered the knife.

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