Update 10:40 a.m.: Press Release updated: Four additional robbery suspects have been taken into custody and are in the process of being booked at the Warrensburg Police Department on first degree armed robbery and assault charges.  This brings the total to eight being held pending the filing of formal charges by the Johnson County Prosecutor’s Office.

Four people were arrested following two alleged armed robberies last night in Warrensburg.  According to the Police Department, the incidents took place near College Avenue and North Street and North Holden Street near Cooper Boulevard.  Both robbery victims are said to have sustained injuries.  The individuals are in custody pending formal charges of first degree robbery and assault.

Press Release:

Two armed robberies occurred shortly after midnight in Warrensburg today.  One occurred near College Avenue and North Street and the other on North Holden Street near Cooper Boulevard.  Both robbery victims sustained injuries.  Three 18 year old males, and one 19 year old male individual have been arrested and booked on first degree robbery and assault charges.  The investigation into the robberies is being conducted jointly by the Warrensburg Police and University of Central Missouri Police.  The four are being held in custody pending the filing of formal charges by the Johnson County Prosecutor’s office.