Tulsa Police Arrest 2 In Armed Robbery Of Horse Trainer


Thursday, November 14th 2013, 10:14 pm
By: News On 6


Two men were arrested Wednesday, accused of robbing a man in town for a horse show. It's a story we first told you about last month.

James Shelton, 31, and Augustine Vasquez, 33, were arrested for the crime.

Police say the two robbed a man at gunpoint outside a Tulsa hotel and also admitted to other robberies around town.

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Vasquez was booked on two counts of robbery with a firearm and his bond was set at $200,000.

Shelton was booked into jail on three complaints of robbery with a dangerous weapon and one complaint of attempted robbery with a dangerous weapon. He's being held on $400,000.

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