Two charged in connection with sweepstakes robberies in Raleigh
RALEIGH, N.C. — Raleigh police have charged two suspects in connection with a pair of armed robberies of sweepstakes parlors, WTVD reported.
Police said 22-year-old Tyree McMillan and 21-year-old Kahleel Smith were each charged with two counts of robbery with a dangerous weapon and two counts of conspiracy to commit robbery with a dangerous weapon in connection with the crimes.
The charges stem from the robbery of the Paradise Bingo in the 2600-block of South Saunders Street on Dec. 23 and the robbery of the Magic Gold Sweepstakes in the 4000-block of Capital Boulevard on Dec. 31.
At last report, the suspects were being held at the Wake County Detention Center.
Read more: WTVD