Elkhart County police arrest teens for armed robbery

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Police are saying they've made three arrests in an early-morning armed robbery in Elkhart County.

One 15-year-old and two 16-year-old suspects were picked up after a 16-year-old victim reported being robbed outside his house about 1 Thursday morning on County Road 9.

The victim told police one of the suspects approached asking to borrow money. Moments later, another came up and pulled the weapon, according to police.

The arrests were reported within a couple hours of the initial robbery report.

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