MODESTO (KRON) — Police arrested three suspects connected to a series of armed robberies in Modesto, according to police.
Patrol officers were dispatched to the east side of Modesto for a series of armed robberies occurring at local businesses in the area.
During an investigation police discovered that in all four robberies the victims have reported a man entered the businesses with his face covered, demanding money as he is pointing a handgun.
In fear of another robbery occurring, patrol officers focused on the suspects and apprehended three suspects.
According to police, 23-year-old Darin Avedissian, 24-year-old Mayson Mears and 30-year-old Anthony Campos were arrested on various counts of robbery.
“This case was a great collaboration by multiple units within our department”, said Detective Sergeant Steve Hinkley. “Through their quick work of canvassing neighborhoods and talking to victims and witnesses, we were able to identify the robbery suspects and put them in jail.”