Two arrested in Milford armed robbery

MILFORD — Two men were arrested in alleged connection with a June 29 robbery on East Green Lane, Milford Police said.

Police said a suspect displayed a handgun displayed a handgun and removed an undisclosed amount of money from a person. The suspects then fled, police said.

A subsequent traffic stop brought the arrest of Marquis T. Demby, 20, of Lincoln, police said. According to authorities, a semi-automatic handgun was seized.

Police obtained an arrest warrant for Jordan Harris, 19, of Dover. He was taken into custody on Monday, police said.

Mr. Demby was charged with first-degree robbery, possession of a deadly weapon during the commission of a felony, and second-degree conspiracy. He was presented at Justice of the Peace Court 2 in Rehoboth Beach, where secured bail was set at $1,100.

Mr. Harris was charged with first-degree robbery, first-degree reckless endangering, possession of a deadly weapon during the commission of a felony, and second-degree conspiracy. He was presented at JP Court 2 and secured bail was set at $17,500.

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