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Police Corner Suspected Armed Robber

RICHLAND, Wash - A man has been caught by Richland police officers after allegedly robbing a man and woman at knifepoint on Thursday.

The suspect robbed them at the Orchard Hills Apartment complex on Leslie and Gage Blvd. in Richland. Then,  the suspect came back and started chasing them in his car, said Richland Patrol Sgt. Tony Striefel.

The victims called 911 and although they didn't know their exact location, they were able to describe landmarks to police.  The chase went into the Albertsons parking lot on Leslie and Gage Blvd., where Richland police were waiting to surround the suspect.

He was taken into custody and he has a criminal background, said Striefel.