Roanoke Police arrest Valley View Mall robbery suspect - WSLS 10 NBC in Roanoke/Lynchburg Va

Roanoke Police arrest Valley View Mall robbery suspect

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Roanoke Police Officers arrested a Roanoke man early Tuesday morning for an armed robbery in the parking lot at Barnes & Noble at Valley View Mall.

Police have charged Thomas Mauney, age 23, with robbery and use of a firearm in commission of a robbery in Monday night's incident.

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According to investigators, one of the robbery victims is related to Mauney.  

Witnesses told police the victims and the suspect were seen together inside the mall prior to the robbery.

Police say Mauney knew one of the victims had a large amount of cash with them and he left the mall and waited for the victims to come out.

Police also tell WSLS officers found marijuana in the home where Mauney was arrested.



 
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