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Posted on: September 29, 2017

Police make second arrest in recent robberies

For Immediate Release                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Contact: Sgt. Matt Gard           

 September 29th, 2017                                                                                                                                                                                                                               mjgard@lafayette.in.gov

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            (765) 807-1223


Lafayette Police make a second arrest for two recent robberies


On September 28th, 2017 the Lafayette Police Department made a second arrest in the recent robberies that occurred on September 20th.  The robberies took place at the Friendly Market at 3112 Underwood St and the Marathon station at 900 Ferry St. 


Jacob Farris (22) was arrested at a residence by the Lafayette Police in the 900 block of Wabash Avenue.  Farris was arrested without incident for two counts of robbery. He was transported to the Tippecanoe County Jail. 


Sergeant Matt Gard

Community Outreach & Crime Prevention


The fact a person has been arrested or charged with a crime is merely an accusation and the defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty in a court of law. 

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