Eight Robbery suspects apprehended in Warrensburg [courtesy of Warrensburg Police Department][/caption]

 The Warrensburg and University of Central Missouri Police apprehended eight total suspects from the two robberies that happened early this morning (Sept. 17, 2014).  One robbery occurred near College Avenue and North Street and the other on North Holden Street near Cooper Boulevard. Both robbery victims sustained injuries.

The following individuals were arrested in connection with the two robberies that occurred shortly after midnight today:

Antoine L. Jones Jr. Age 19

Cornelius Barnes III Age 18

Pierce J. Bryant Age 18

Rashad A Battle Age 19

Xavier L. Dorsey Age 18

Jerrick J. Johnson Age 18

Quenton K. Smith Age 18

Vincent E. Young Jr. Age 18

All list home addresses in the St. Louis metropolitan area except for Dorsey whose home address is in the Kansas City metropolitan area.

All eight have been charged with robbery in the first degree a class A felony and are currently being held in the Johnson County Jail in lieu of $100,000 bond each.

The Warrensburg Police Department, University of Central Missouri Police Department and the Johnson County Prosecutor’s office worked together to investigate and prepare this case for formal criminal charges.