Harrisburg man jailed for armed robbery - abc27 WHTM

Harrisburg man jailed for armed robbery

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A Harrisburg man was arrested after he robbed a woman's purse at gunpoint Sunday night, city police said.

Leon Allen, 31, has been charged with robbery and possession of an instrument of crime.

Police said the woman was robbed in the 100 block of Harris Street around 7:20 p.m.

Allen was located a few blocks away. He was positively identified and the victim's purse was recovered, police said.

Allen was sent to Dauphin County Prison on $20,000 cash bail.


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