Man arrested for armed robbery in Quincy

Quincy man, Arlo Pernell, has been arrested for robbery.

A Quincy man is in Adams County Jail accused of robbing two people in two separate incidents at Quincy parking lots.

24-year-old Arlo Pernell is accused of approaching a 64-year-old woman in the parking lot of First Bankers Trust, demanding her wallet, while claiming to have a weapon.

Minutes later police say Pernell robbed a 26 year-old woman in the Walgreens parking lot.

Both victims were able to give a description of the man and where he was going.

Officers were able to find the the County Market on 24th Street.

Pernell now faces two charges of aggravated robbery as well as a charge of aggravated battery and retail theft.

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